Railroaders of the day named

The following students were named Railroader of the Day at Whitehall Elementary School for the period of Jan. 7 through Jan. 18 and received “Caught You Being Good Cards.” Students…

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Village elections on Tuesday

Village residents will have the choice of four candidates for two village trustee seats during Tuesday’s election. The field includes two incumbents, a former town councilman, and a retired correctional…

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Candidate profile: Ron Rushia

                  What is your occupation? Retired from the Department of Corrections and the National Guard. Past political experience or community involvement? Past…

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Joseph H. Golden, 89

 Joseph H. Golden, 89, of Williams Street, passed away at the Haynes House of Hope in South Granville, on Tuesday, April 12, 2011 following a short illness. Born on July…

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Joseph H. Golden, 89

  WHITEHALL: Joseph H. Golden, 89, of Williams Street, passed away at the Haynes House of Hope in South Granville, on Tuesday, April 12, 2011 following a short illness. Born…

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Legion responds after coin drop stop

Four days after members of the Whitehall American Legion were cited for disorderly conduct over being in a state road conducting a coin drop, the Legion responded to the situation…

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Whitehall Man Collects Overdue Awards

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Vietnam Vet Gets 12 Medals

Retired Sgt. Ronald Rushia received a dozen combined medals and honors Friday, listed below.
Army Commendation Medal; Army Achievement Medal; Vietnam Service Medal with four bronze service stars; Armed Forces Reserve Medal with numeral 2; Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal with one silver oak leaf cluster; Army Service Ribbon, Army Reserve Components Overseas Training Ribbon with numeral 2; NCO Professional Development Ribbon with numeral 2; Combat Infantry Badge 1st award; Republic of Vietnam Campaign Ribbon with device (1960); Expert Badge with Rifle Bar and Marksman Badge with Auto Rifle Bar.
Forty-one years after leaving the war in Vietnam to return to the United States, a Whitehall man finally has received a measure of recognition for service to his country.

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Lester R. Gordon, 87

  Lester R. Gordon, 87, of Poultney Street, Whitehall, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2007 at Glens Falls Hospital.   He was born on Feb. 19, 1920 in Whitehall, at the "Elbow",…

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