Fifth-grader charged for ‘terroristic threat’

By Matthew Saari State Police arrested a Whitehall elementary student last week and charged him with making a “terroristic threat” against Whitehall High School. The charge stems from an investigation…

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New principal hopes to bring ‘stability’

By Dan King Whitehall Central School has seen significant turnover in administrative roles over the past year, something new elementary school principal Rich Trowbridge hopes to stop. "I'm really excited…

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Whitehall teacher eyes new playground

Holly Pelky, a first-grade teacher at Whitehall Elementary School, is hoping to build a new playground behind the school. Pelky told the Board of Education that she has applied to…

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Tae Kwon Do begins Monday

The Whitehall Tae Kwon Do Association begins its 33rd year on Monday, Sept. 23. Classes are held in the Whitehall Elementary School gymnasium on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 6:30…

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WES honor roll announced

Whitehall Elementary School has released it list of fifth grade honor roll students for the final marking period of the 2012-13 school year. The students are:   Highest Honors: Emily…

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Reading program offered at library

Dig Into Reading is the theme for the summer reading program that will be held at the Whitehall Library. Children are asked to stop in the library this week to…

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Students conduct own verison of Mythbusters

If you eat a piece of food that’s been on the floor less than five seconds, can you avoid ingesting any germs? And which bounces higher, a frozen tennis ball…

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Local students, faculty observe Memorial Day

The student and faculty at Whitehall Elementary School paid tribute last Thursday to one of the community’s fallen heroes during its annual Memorial Day Ceremony. More than a hundred parents,…

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