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Schroon takes ownership of cemetery

Improvements needed at Protestant Cemetery

A historic cemetery in need of assistance is now the responsibility of Schroon taxpayers. The Protestant Cemetery on Hoffman Road has formally been abandoned.

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North Country Ministry receives large donation

A donation of $78,000 has been given to North Country Ministry in honor of Father Paul Cox of Cleverdale.

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National Day of Prayer to be observed

Ticonderoga event May 2

National Day of Prayer will be observed in Ticonderoga. The Adirondack Community Fellowship will sponsor the event Thursday, May 2, at 6 p.m. at the gazebo in Bicentennial Park. In the event of rain it will be held in the Cornerstone Alliance Church across the street.

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UCC clock to be replaced in Elizabethtown

Now, the time has come for the old clock, which was donated to the town and housed at the church, to make its final turns as the hands that have counted the days for residents have also counted down the lifespan of the motors and gears that have made it run.

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Vendors sought for Crown Point event

Strawberry Festival slated June 30

Vendors interested in participating in the ninth annual Crown Point Strawberry Festival are asked to reserve their spots soon. The event, sponsored by the First Congregational Church, will be held in the town park Sunday, June 30, 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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Holy Name School to close in June

Holy Name School Principal Christine Reynolds said her elementary students were sad when they came to school Friday, March 22 officially knowing they would be the last ones in the school’s 100-year history.

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Sunday’s ‘Wing-Off' in Warrensburg to fund youth mission

Teens look forward to brigntening others' lives

A group of Warrensburg teens are embarking on a mission to help make a difference in others' lives, and they're holding a fundraiser to help pay for the trip's expenses.

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Schroon, ELCS students to assist Nicaraguan counterparts

Dinner March 10 in Elizabethtown

Students from Schroon Lake and Elizabethtown-Lewis schools are joining forces to assist children in Nicaragua. A spaghetti dinner will be served Sunday, March 10, 4:30 to 8 p.m. at the Cobble Hill Inn in Elizabethtown to raise money to educate students in the third-world nation. Tickets are $10 a person and $30 for families of four or more people.

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Caldwell preschool to reopen, new director hired

After an 18 month-hiatus, Caldwell Presbyterian Church’s preschool — an integral part of the community for decades — is reopening, and it will soon be enrolling students.

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Wadhams church members to make hats for kids

Members of the Wadhams United Church of Christ will be building hats for children Sunday, Jan. 13.

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Volunteers help expand Wbg. food pantry

A group that has made many trips to help families in storm-ravaged coastal areas shifts its focus to help out locally — by expanding a Warrensburg food pantry as well as rebuilding a Chestertown woman's trailer.

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Church works to provide presents worldwide

Members of the Westport Bible Church are collecting items and donations to supply children around the world with Christmas presents.

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Lake George church welcomes new pastor

The members and friends of the Caldwell Presbyterian Church will gather at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11 for a special service to install their new pastor, Chad Jones.

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Church gets new name

Lakeside Regional Church leases Ti space

The Hague Wesleyan Church was 130 yards old. But, no more. The church has changed its name to the Lakeside Regional Church and is expanding its reach into Ticonderoga.

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Volunteers sought for holiday charity effort

Red Kettles planned in Ti, Port Henry

Christmas is in the distance future for most people, but Glen Buell is already making plans for the holiday season. Buell is the Ticonderoga coordinator for the annual Salvation Army Red Kettle drive. He and Tina Martin, the Salvation Army Port Henry coordinator, are lining up help for the traditional charity effort.