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Glens Falls family continues to decorate, donate for Christmas  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Those who braved the cold to see the traditional Smith family Christmas display on Clayton Avenue were met by music provided by the Glens ...

The Town Where the Shots Go Up, and the Records Fall  The New York Times

Joe Girard III is smashing scoring records at Glens Falls High School, recalling another favorite son of upstate New York who preceded him there.

Photos: Smith family holiday display | Photo Galleries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

For almost 30 years the Smith family has been creating a winter wonderland for Glens Falls residents.

Syracuse basketball signee Joe Girard III goes big again, scores 58 points

Glens Falls High School senior Joe Girard, who will play at Syracuse next year, has scored more than 50 points in back-to-back games. ( Katrina Tulloch ...

Betty Brayton Smith  Glens Falls Post-Star

May 5, 1927 — January 7, 2019. CLEVERDALE — Betty Brayton Smith, 91, passed away peacefully on Jan. 7, 2019 with her family by her side. Betty was ...

Linda L. (Hayes) Caruso  Glens Falls Post-Star

April 4, 1940 — December 15, 2018. JOHNSTOWN — Linda L. (Hayes) Caruso, 78, formerly of Gansevoort, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 at the ...

Blog: The South Glens Falls school fight, and other government obstructions  Glens Falls Post-Star

Tuesday night we received a number of news tips about what sounded like a nasty fight in South Glens Falls High School hours earlier. Two young women ...

Glens Falls chasing third straight Class B crown  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Eight weeks ago, it took a Joseph Girard III-sparked comeback for the Glens Falls Indians to pull out a 36-28 football victory over Cobleskill.

3 charged for hosting underage drinking party | News |  The Saratogian

WILTON, N.Y. — Three Wilton residents have been charged with allegedly hosting an underage drinking party at their home at 1 Cherry Tree Lane, in the early ...

Glens Falls Indians get warm send-off for trip to title game  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Despite freezing temperatures, the Glens Falls Indians got a warm send-off Friday as the football team departed to play Saturday's Class B ...

Burnt Hills tops South Glens Falls in 'A' volleyball final  The Post Star

SARATOGA SPRINGS — They were lots of smiles in the postgame team photo, and who can blame them?

Glens Falls to increase security following school shooting threat via social media  Glens Falls Post-Star

A school shooting threat rumored to be planned at Glens Falls Middle School on Monday was deemed non-credible as it circulated social media outlets late ...

Pay-per-view high school football is disservice to taxpayers  Glens Falls Post-Star

I planned my Saturday afternoon around watching college football and the Glens Falls High School state championship football game.

Tickets still available for Glens Falls High School Athletic Hall of Fame banquet  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Tickets are still available for the Glens Falls High School Athletic Hall of Fame induction banquet, set for Oct. 6 at the Great Escape Lodge, ...

Glens Falls wins opener over Broadalbin-Perth  The Daily Gazette

Glens Falls boys basketball wins opener over Broadalbin-Perth, 92-57, at Glens Falls High School, in Glens Falls on Friday, November 30, 2018.

Girard, Glens Falls take one more shot  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Even after rolling to 24 consecutive wins, the Glens Falls Indians would love to have another shot at their last game — a loss in the Class.

Photos: Hudson Falls at Glens Falls boys basketball | Photo Galleries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

Glens Falls' Nicholas Danahy and Hudson Falls' Jonathan Beagle leap for the ball at tip-off of Friday's boys basketball game at Glens Falls High School.

Glens Falls, Hudson Falls clash in Jug Game  The Post Star

This Jug has a little extra juice, and it's only the third week of football season.

O'Mara, Queensbury run past Glens Falls  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — It is not even October and Glens Falls' resume reads like a grizzled vet: battle-tested and scarred.

Syracuse basketball recruit Joe Girard III leads Glens Falls to football semifinals

Syracuse basketball recruit Joe Girard III led Glens Falls High School to a win over Beekmantown in the Class B football quarterfinals.

Indians, Spartans square off in rivalry game  Glens Falls Post-Star

It may not mean a thing in the standings, but don't tell the Glens Falls and Queensbury football teams their game Saturday is not important.

Thomas P. Knapp  Glens Falls Post-Star

February 9, 1949 — August 11, 2018 HUDSON FALLS — Thomas P. Knapp, 69, passed away on Saturday, Aug.11, 2018, at Glens Falls Hospital.

Hogan a key weapon as Glens Falls' placekicker  The Post Star

GLENS FALLS — The best weapon for the Glens Falls football team's defense is not a player who makes many tackles or interceptions.

Syracuse basketball target Joe Girard III rallies Glens Falls to football comeback

Syracuse basketball recruiting target Joe Girard III led Glens Falls High School to a football comeback on Friday.

Extra security at SGF High after threat | Local |  Glens Falls Post-Star

MOREAU — Extra police officers will be on hand at South Glens Falls High School on Tuesday after a student apparently made some sort of alleged "threat."

Glens Falls likely to get State Boys Basketball Tournament back  Glens Falls Post-Star

When Glens Falls lost the State Boys Basketball Tournament three years ago, it was a shocker.

Queensbury tops Glens Falls in Foothills swim meet  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Queensbury coach Mike Anderson is in his fourth season coaching varsity swimming, and he's only seen what happened at Glens Falls High ...

Glens Falls rolls to victory in Class B football  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — With the weight of a college decision off of his mind, Joseph Girard III was able to just focus on football this week.

City, district approve agreement for Glens Falls school resource officer  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — The Glens Falls City School District will have a full-time school resource officer starting in January.

Roundup: Joseph Girard scores season-high 53 points in win  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS 91, HUDSON FALLS 63. League: Foothills Council. Hudson Falls. 2P 3P FT TP. Varney 1 0 3 5. Maddison 5 2 4 20. Pond 1 3 0 11. Keenan 1 0 0 ...

Syracuse basketball recruit Joe Girard III leads Glens Falls to Class B football title game

Syracuse basketball recruit Joe Girard III quarterbacked the Glens Falls football team to a win in the Class B state semifinals on Saturday. ( Katrina Tulloch ...

Photos: Glens Falls Middle School celebrates honor, hears speakers  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Glens Falls Middle School has been designated as a 2018 Essential Elements: Schools to Watch for its success in educating its students.

Adam Sean Lanoir  Glens Falls Post-Star

March 25, 1976 — October 29, 2018. GLENS FALLS — Adam Sean Lanoir, 42, passed away on Monday, Oct. 29, 2018 at Glens Falls Hospital. He was born ...

South Glens Falls adopts nearly $56.65 million school budget  Glens Falls Post-Star

SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Hiring a second high school assistant principal, adding special education staff and increasing funding for school safety and athletic ...

Photos: Adirondack Thunder vs. Reading; Glens Falls football champs honored  Glens Falls Post-Star

The Glens Falls High School state football champions were honored Saturday during the Adirondack Thunder's game against the Reading Royals at Cool ...

School administration hires sweep area  Glens Falls Post-Star

As the summer kicks in, area school districts are filling in their administration positions. Queensbury and South Glens Falls have made some recent hires, as ...

Joseph Girard III to announce college decision Sunday  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Glens Falls senior and coveted national basketball prospect Joseph Girard III will announce his verbal college commitment Sunday at 7 p.m. ...

Edwin E. Maxam  Glens Falls Post-Star

March 27, 1933 — November 24, 2018. SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Edwin E. Maxam, 85, of South Glens Falls, went to be with his wife in heaven Saturday, Nov.

Police: Two teens referred to probation for SGF school fight  Glens Falls Post-Star

MOREAU — Two teenage girls were referred to the Saratoga County Probation Department for possible prosecution for last week's South Glens Falls High ...

Syracuse basketball's Joe Girard leads Glens Falls to Section II final

Syracuse basketball recruit Joe Girard III led Glens Falls to a shutout victory in the Section II semifinals on Saturday.

Syracuse lands high-scoring prospect Joe Girard III  Associated Press

GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — Joe Girard III, New York state's all-time leading scorer in high school basketball, has committed to play for the Syracuse Orange.

Syracuse basketball target Joe Girard III passes for 5 TDs in Glens Falls' 1st loss

Joe Girard III, a highly-touted basketball recruit, threw for five touchdowns on Saturday, but it wasn't enough to avoid a loss to Queensbury.

Police renew request for help in hit-and-run  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Police said they have gotten a few leads as they try to find the driver who hit a woman in a crosswalk and fled the scene last.

Celia “C.C” Merrithew  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Celia “C.C.” Merrithew, 62, passed away Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, unexpectedly at her home.

ROUNDUP: Girard scores 46 in Glens Falls' opening round win  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS 84, TAMARAC 38. Class B Opening Round. Tamarac. 2P 3P FT TP. Catherwood 1 0 1 3. Ciampilillo 1 0 4 6. Derby 0 0 0 0. Maxon 3 0 0 6.

Bob Jenkins | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

July 11, 1936 — July 10, 2018. SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Bob Jenkins, 81, passed away on July 10, 2018 at his home after a courageous battle with cancer.

Teenagers in The Times: December 2018  New York Times

Our roundup of the news stories and features about young people that have recently appeared across sections of

Joseph Girard III named MVP of Class B North football  Glens Falls Post-Star

Glens Falls senior quarterback/safety Joseph Girard III has been named the Most Valuable Player in Class B North football. Girard has passed for more than ...

Rose M. Cafaro  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Rose M. Cafaro, 96, formerly of Robert Gardens, Queensbury, passed away Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 at Home of the Good Shepherd, South ...

'All veterans have sacrificed, and we thank them greatly'  The Post Star

GLENS FALLS — Mayor Dan Hall recently perused a 1944 Glens Falls High School yearbook.

Glens Falls Middle School principal appointed  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — A Saratoga Springs elementary school principal has been named as the next principal of Glens Falls Middle School.

Silvernell, in return to school, tells students to be themselves  Glens Falls Post-Star

QUEENSBURY — Delaney Silvernell stepped on some big stages and some not-so big.

Gary 'Goog' Langdon  Glens Falls Post-Star

October 5, 1948 — October 28th, 2018. QUEENSBURY — It is with great sadness that I have to announce the passing on Oct. 28, 2018 of my loving husband of ...

Gary C. Wakeley  Glens Falls Post-Star

SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Gary C. Wakeley, 71, of South Glens Falls passed away on Monday, July 16, 2018 at Glens Falls Hospital. He was born in Glens Falls, ...

David A. Usher  Glens Falls Post-Star

March 5, 1965 — September 15, 2018. SOUTH GLENS FALLS — David A. Usher, 53, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018 at his home due to ...

Eagles' Haunted House benefits youth battling cancer | Local News  The Saratogian

SOUTH GLENS FALLS, N.Y. — There's plenty of opportunities available for people seeking a fun, hair-raising experience this weekend.

Sandra Schmidt Stone  Glens Falls Post-Star

July 20, 1940 — September 22, 2018. GLENS FALLS — Sandra “Sandy” C. Schmidt Stone, 78, passed away at home Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, following a long ...

Photos: Glens Falls boys and girls basketball | Sports |  Glens Falls Post-Star

The Glens Falls boys and girls basketball teams played a doubleheader Tuesday night in the opening round of the Section II Class B playoffs at Glens Falls High ...

Syracuse basketball target Joe Girard III propels Glens Falls to football rout over rival

Joe Girard III, a highly-touted shooting guard in the 2019 class, threw for four touchdowns to lead Glens Falls to a rout of rival Hudson Falls on Saturday.

Joe Girard III commits to Syracuse basketball

Glen Falls, N.Y. -- Joe Girard III, a 6-foot-2 guard from Glens Falls, N.Y., has committed to Syracuse University. Girard made the announcement during a press ...

Syracuse basketball target Joe Girard III has 2 TDs in Glens Falls loss

Joe Girard III, a highly-regarded basketball prospect, rushed for a touchdown and passed for another in a Glens Falls loss on Saturday.

Shirley L. Mannis  Glens Falls Post-Star

January 14, 1935 — October 19, 2018. QUEENSBURY — Shirley L. Mannis, 83, of Fourth Street, passed away Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 at Fort Hudson Nursing ...

Travis W. Miller  Glens Falls Post-Star

January 6, 1984 — October 15, 2018. SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Travis W. Miller, 34, passed away Monday, Oct. 15, 2018 at Glens Falls Hospital. Born Jan.

MARY LOUISE BEAUPRE  Glens Falls Post-Star

March 18, 1936 — Oct. 13, 2018. GLENS FALLS — Mary Louise Beaupre, 82, of Ridge Street, Glens Falls, passed away Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018 at her home.

Ingrid Susan Engelhard  Glens Falls Post-Star

May 9, 1959 — October 6, 2018. QUEENSBURY — Ingrid “Aunt Ing” Susan Engelhard, age 59, of Queensbury, passed away peacefully at her home, Saturday, ...

Norman Howard Dobert  Glens Falls Post-Star

1932 — November 28, 2018. QUEENSBURY — Norman Howard Dobert (yes, of blue moon ice cream fame) passed away peacefully on Nov. 28, 2018.

Lois DeLong Rhodes  Glens Falls Post-Star

November 6, 1925 — October 29, 2018. QUEENSBURY — Lois DeLong Rhodes, 92 of Queensbury, passed away, Monday Oct. 29, 2018, peacefully with her ...

Lost ring reunited with Glens Falls owner after 44 years  WNYT

What was once lost has now been found and returned to its rightful owner.

Barclay, Danahy help Girard in Glens Falls win  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — It came with 3:31 left in the game: that moment when two unsung heroes performed as one.

'Ghost — The Musical' at South Glens Falls High School  Albany Times Union

"Ghost The Musical" will be performed at South Glens Falls High School at 7 p.m. March 16-17 and 2 p.m. March 17. Most Popular. 1. Two storms are coming ...

Photos: Boys Basketball Glens Falls vs. Queensbury | High School Boys Basketball on PS Varsity  Glens Falls Post-Star

Queensbury's Patrick Conway, left, defends Glens Falls' Joseph Girard III during Tuesday night's Foothills Council boys basketball game in Glens Falls.

Girard, Bennett, Williams sign Division I letters | Sports |  Glens Falls Post-Star

Three area athletes signed their National Letter of Intent on Wednesday to play Division I sports. Graceann Bennett and Mattie Williams signed their letters ...

Fox, Barclay lead Glens Falls to Class C lacrosse title  Glens Falls Post-Star

SCHUYLERVILLE — If two close regular-season games against South Glens Falls were any indication, Glens Falls was in for a dogfight in Saturday's Class C ...

Blog: Learning never stopped for a son of Glens Falls  Glens Falls Post-Star

In March, after being contacted by a Glens Falls High School classmate of Tony Gorry's, I interviewed Gorry at his home in Houston and wrote a story about him ...

Glens Falls hands Gloversville first loss, 89-78 | News, Sports, Jobs  Gloversville Leader-Herald

GLENS FALLS — Coming off a successful trip to New York City and claiming the Columbia Prep Tournament title, the Gloversville Dragons were ready for an ...

Sights and sounds from Syracuse basketball recruit Joe Girard III's Senior Night

Glens Falls, N.Y. -- Joe Girard III is a heavily-recruited shooting guard in the 2019 class, but he is also the starting quarterback for the Glens Falls High School ...

Can Joe Girard continue fairy-tale basketball career in big pond of D-I hoops?

The sharp-shooting guard is choosing between the Orange, Boston College, Michigan, Duke, Notre Dame and Penn State.

Matthew E. Reynolds  Glens Falls Post-Star

May 13, 1972 — September 18, 2018. GLENS FALLS — Matthew E. Reynolds, 46, of Glens Falls, died unexpectedly Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. He was born May ...

John Michael Stevens  Glens Falls Post-Star

October 12, 1956 — August 13, 2018 GLENS FALLS — John Michael Stevens, 61, of Atascadero, California passed away on Aug. 13, 2018 due to illness.

Gail Aust Varney  Glens Falls Post-Star

June 19, 1934 — September 20, 2018 GLENS FALLS — Gail Aust Varney, 84, passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.

Where will Girard play? Some people in the know weigh in  Glens Falls Post-Star

Inside Glens Falls Mayor Dan Hall's office are a few framed photos from one of the most exciting nights in Glens Falls history.

Syracuse basketball recruit Joe Girard III sets another New York state scoring mark

Joe Girard III of Glens Falls announced at the Queensbury Hotel that he would attend Syracuse University on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. Katrina Tulloch Katrina ...

Slideshow: 2018 Teen Excellence honorees | Multimedia  Glens Falls Post-Star

Congratulations to The Post-Star 2018 Teen Excellence Honorees. We are so proud to honor and recognize these 20 students. These teens all demonstrate ...

Best in Upstate: 10 memorable state championship football games  Press & Sun-Bulletin

John Moriello recalls 10 memorable football games from championship weekend at the Carrier Dome.

Police look for public help in hit-and-run  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Glens Falls Police on Monday renewed a request for the public's help in solving a hit-and-run crash that left a woman seriously hurt.

Casey H. Ward | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

October 1, 1990 — October 14, 2018. GLENS FALLS — Casey H. Ward of Glens Falls died unexpectedly Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. He was 28. Born on October 1, ...

Burt Moran Keene Jr.  Glens Falls Post-Star

August 8, 1949 — September 24, 2018. Burt Moran Keene Jr., 69, passed away at home Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was ...

South High students pumped for marathon dance  Glens Falls Post-Star

SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Excitement and energy are in the air at the high school in the days before the marathon dance, as if it were the holiday season.

David Lee Norris  Glens Falls Post-Star

December 7, 1949 — November 7, 2018. LAKEWOOD RANCH, Fla. — David Norris, 68, of Lakewood Ranch, passed away with family by his side and love all ...

Queensbury pulls away from Glens Falls  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Queensbury senior midfielder Nico Mattia made an observation after Thursday's Foothills Council boys lacrosse game against Glens Falls: the ...

Augustus M. DelSignore  Glens Falls Post-Star

August 29, 1929 — August 13, 2018. GLENS FALLS — On Aug. 29, 1929, Giacomo and Angiolina (Presutti) DelSignore welcomed their son, Augustus M.

Will Joe Girard play football at Syracuse or will Class B final be his last game?

Joe Girard III has committed to play basketball at Syracuse, but he's a star football player at Glens Falls High School.

Andrew Charles Belair  Glens Falls Post-Star

June 1, 1961 — November 24, 2018. SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Andrew Charles Belair, 57, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018 at his home, surrounded ...

South High Bulldog Pride Hall of Fame to induct five  Glens Falls Post-Star

SOUTH GLENS FALLS — The South High Bulldog Pride Hall of Fame will welcome five new members at the 12th annual induction ceremonies at The ...

Glens Falls man getting back class ring he lost in 1974 London  WNYT

June 15, 2018 06:01 PM. GLENS FALLS - It's happened to all of us. We lose something special, give up hope of ever finding it and it suddenly turns up.

Janet E. Sullivan  Glens Falls Post-Star

July 22, 1944 — September 30, 2018. LATHAM — Janet E. Sullivan, 74, of Latham, beloved wife of Michael Sullivan for over 53 years, died Sunday, Sept.

Patricia A. (Comar) Pratt  Glens Falls Post-Star

March 10, 1935 — October 2, 2018. BRANT LAKE — Patricia A. (Comar) Pratt, 83, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018 at her home with her family by ...

Glens Falls native's coaching journey starts new chapter at Hamilton  Glens Falls Post-Star

Bobby Kane worked with his new team for the first time on Friday since accepting an full-time assistant coaching position with Hamilton College's women's ...

Syracuse basketball target Joe Girard III hoping to take more campus visits despite busy schedule

Joe Girard III, a highly-touted recruit out of Glens Falls, N.Y., has already visited Syracuse. He would like to take a few more campus visits, but he is the starting ...

PS Varsity Notebook: Glens Falls wrestles in new-style uniforms  The Post Star

Glens Falls wrestlers showed off their brand-new uniforms Saturday at the Class CC sectional meet.

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