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Syracuse's Joe Girard III to accept award in honor of his late grandfather

A young Joe Girard III is flanked by his grandfather Joe Sr. (left) and Joe Jr. (right). Girard III will receive the Inspiration Award in honor of grandfather at the ...

Carol L. Villa  Glens Falls Post-Star

May 4, 1929 — Sept. 16, 2019 LAKE LUZERNE — Carol L. Villa, 90, formerly of Pleasantview Drive, passed away Monday evening, Sept. 16, 2019 at the Pines ...

Stephen J. Philo Sr.  Glens Falls Post-Star

Sept. 16, 1951 — Aug. 31, 2019 SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Stephen J. Philo Sr., 67, went into the arms of the Lord surrounded by his loving family on Aug.

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Lansingburgh hungry to redeem itself  Troy Record

LANSINGBURGH, NY − Last season is a season the Lansingburgh Football team wants to forget.

Doris L. Derway  Glens Falls Post-Star

Sept. 12, 1928 — Sept. 12, 2019. QUEENSBURY — Doris L. Derway, 91, of Cedar Apartments, Queensbury, died Sept. 12, 2019. Born on Sept. 12, 1928 in ...

Harold Novitsky | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

Jan. 30, 1920 — Sept. 13, 2019. LAUDERHILL, FL — Harold Novitsky, 99, beloved father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away on Friday, Sept.

Syracuse basketball: Which players came to SU from each NY section?

Glens Falls' Joe Girard III is the latest recruit from Section II to come to Syracuse. Scott Schild | Scott Schild | sschild@syracuse. 0.

Hometown: Youth pipe band wins world championships | Local  Glens Falls Post-Star

championships. GLENS FALLS — The Capital District Youth Pipe Band, including two players from Greenfield Center and two from Glens Falls won the 2019 ...

Marlyn J. (Plude) Bray  Glens Falls Post-Star

March 24, 1933 — Sept. 5, 2019. QUEENSBURY — Marlyn J. (Plude) Bray, 86, of Queensbury, died on Sept. 5, 2019 at Glens Falls Hospital. She was born on ...

Clinton R. Breault | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

Nov. 17, 1946 — Aug. 24, 2019. SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Clinton R. Breault, 72, passed away Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019 with his family by his side. Born on Nov.

South Glens Falls school officials weigh pre-merger study with Fort Edward  Glens Falls Post-Star

SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Lower property taxes, $49.5 million in state aid and an increased reimbursement rate on capital projects were all discussed by South ...

Hometown: Argyle Community Choir to rehearse | Local |  Glens Falls Post-Star

ARGYLE — The Argyle Community Choir will begin rehearsals at 8 p.m. Monday in the Fellowship Hall at the Argyle Presbyterian Church, 48 Main St. Sacred ...

Glens Falls school district passes $44.5 million budget | Local  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — The majority of voters agreed Tuesday to pass the school district's $44.5 million budget, which includes a tax levy increase of 2.56%.

'Seussical the Musical' at South Glens Falls High School  Albany Times Union

South Glens Fall High School's production of "Seussical the Musical" will be held at 7 p.m. March 22 and 23 and 2 p.m. March 23 at South Glens Falls High ...

Former Spotify executive addresses Glens Falls graduating class  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Dreaming big and never settling for second best was the theme for Glens Falls High School's commencement ceremony Saturday afternoon.

Glens Falls City School District approves slight increase to budget  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Glens Falls City School District's budget ticked up less than one percent this year, coming in at $44.554 million dollars with a tax levy of ...

James Henry Minnick Jr. | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

June 6, 1939 — Aug. 25, 2019. QUEENSBURY — James Henry Minnick Jr. died unexpectedly on Aug. 25, 2019. “Jim” passed in an accident while fishing along ...

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.

Joseph Girard III nets 53, supporting cast plays well in Glens Falls rout  Glens Falls Post-Star

SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Open shots and smooth passing lanes are easy to come by when playing alongside Joseph Girard III.

Photos: South Glens Falls vs Queensbury | Lacrosse |  Glens Falls Post-Star

Queensbury's Aiden Cunningham faces hits from three South High players during a game on Tuesday at South Glens Falls High School. Queensbury beat ...

Free at last: Students graduate in South Glens Falls  Glens Falls Post-Star

SOUTH GLENS FALLS — As 200 students sat eagerly waiting to graduate, South Glens Falls teacher Michael Davies urged them to make a plan for their future.

Get to Know Joe Girard III- From Glens Falls to Syracuse, a Star is Rising on the Court

When it comes to Joseph Girard III, there's a certain aura around him that you don't often see around high school recruits. He's different. It's no coincidence that ...

Girard hits 4000-point mark in Glens Falls win  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — It's a feeling all too familiar to Arleen Girard.

JG3 scores 52 as Glens Falls tops Queensbury (with videos)  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — It all started back in elementary school for Queensbury's Sean Collins.

Photos: Smile Class of 2019, you did it | Local |  Glens Falls Post-Star

The following are photos from Friday night's high school graduations across the region.

Boos and Bravos | Editorial |  Glens Falls Post-Star

South Glens Falls High School is seen recently. School officials discussed the pre-merger study with Fort Edward at Monday's South Glens Falls Board of ...

The South Bronx comes to Glens Falls | Sports |  The Post Star

NEW YORK — You saw “South Bronx” in the headline. What came to mind? C'mon, be honest.

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.

Roundup: South High tops Tigers; Lake George, Fort Ann pull out narrow baseball victories  Glens Falls Post-Star

SOUTH GLENS FALLS 32, HUDSON FALLS 3. League: Foothills Council. Hudson Falls 102 000 0 — 3 5 14. South High 748 535 0 — 32 25 2. WP — David ...

Fredette's return to NBA thrills hometown Glens Falls  Newsday

GLENS FALLS, N.Y. — Local legend Jimmer Fredette is back in the NBA, and those he left an indelible impression upon in his hometown couldn't be happier.

Ellis Williams Column: A message for JG3's fans & haters  Glens Falls Post-Star

The end is not near. It is here. And I'm so thankful I've been along for this ride. With the Section II Boys Basketball Tournament play-in games already completed, ...

Photos: Girls Lacrosse: Emma Willard vs. South Glens Falls  Glens Falls Post-Star

South Glens Falls' Jaime DeSimone checks Emma Willard's Morgan Kane during a girls lacrosse game on Friday at South Glens Falls High School. Jenn March ...

Some area schools shuffle graduation dates  Glens Falls Post-Star

SOUTH GLENS FALLS — A few area schools are departing from the traditional graduation weekend this year to free up parents and students' celebration plans ...

Social media reunites Glens Falls man with treasured school ring  WNYT

Craig Bordeaux was using a metal detector at Haviland Cove Beach In Glens Falls on Wednesday. That's when he found the Glens Falls High School ring ...

Sportsperson of the Year: Joseph Girard III  Times Union

Glens Falls. The best of times may very well still be in front of Joseph Girard III, the 6-foot-2 all-purpose athlete at Glens Falls High School. But, 2018 wasn't bad, ...

Photos: American Legion Flag Day Celebration 2019 | Local  Glens Falls Post-Star

Veterans were honored at the Glens Falls chapter of the American Legion's celebration of Flag Day Sunday afternoon. The festivities included singing from local ...

Glens Falls cops, firefighters to hoop it up again  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — One side wants revenge, and the other wants to defend the bragging rights it has held for the past 13 months.

Area high schools set for musical season | Local |  Glens Falls Post-Star

Much like the characters they play, the leads of Queensbury High School's musical this year come from very different backgrounds.

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 ...

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?

American Legion celebrates Flag Day with music and more  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Dozens gathered in City Park to honor veterans as the Glens Falls chapter of the American Legion celebrated Flag Day with performances ...

Bradly James Brean  Glens Falls Post-Star

April 2, 1993 — July 27, 2019. QUEENSBURY — Bradly James Brean, 26, of Queensbury, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, July 27, 2019. Born in Glens ...

In The Arena: Joseph Girard III's endgame Hollywood worthy  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - Senior standout authors unrivaled prep sports script.

'I'm staying home': Glens Falls hoops star Joe Girard selects Syracuse  Times Union

Six schools were whittled down to one. Sunday night, in front of a packed audience at the Queensbury Hotel, Joseph Girard III delighted the gathering when the ...

Next up: Glens Falls' Joseph Girard III in 3-point contest at Final Four in Minneapolis  The Daily Gazette

Glens Falls High School senior Joseph Girard III's high school career is over, but that doesn't mean he isn't still shooting for a title. And he'll be doing it at the ...

Raymond Francis Burlett Sr. | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

January 16, 1941 — February 8, 2019. SOUTH GLENS FALLS and DEBARY, Fla. — Raymond Francis Burlett Sr., 78, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Feb ...

Where did Joe Girard III finish among the top high school scorers ever?

Take a look at where incoming Syracuse freshman Joe Girard III finished among the best high school scorers in history.

Sara “Sally” Chardie  Glens Falls Post-Star

Dec. 2, 1922 — Aug. 4, 2019. SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Sara “Sally” Chardie, passed away Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019 at the Glens Falls Hospital after a brief illness.

Teens given to excellence are recognized | Local |  Glens Falls Post-Star

QUEENSBURY — Molly Showers took her brother, James, to breakfast Wednesday morning.

Fallen heroes honored at Memorial Day parade | Local |  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Hundreds gathered in Crandall Park on Monday to “Honor Those Who Never Returned” — the theme of this year's Glens Falls-Queensbury ...

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."

Photos: Hudson Falls at South High baseball | Photo Galleries  Glens Falls Post-Star

Hudson Falls visited South Glens Falls in a Foothills Council baseball game on Monday. South Glens Falls rolled to a 32-3 victory.

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.

Genevive ‘'Bea' (LaPoint) Fiore  Glens Falls Post-Star

January 19, 1930 — March 28, 2019. GLENS FALLS — Genevive “Bea” (LaPoint) Fiore, 89, passed away on Thursday, March 28, 2019, surrounded by her ...

Post-Star announces Teen Excellence honorees for 2019 | Local  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Honorees for The Post-Star's 2019 Teen Excellence Awards have been announced.

Website names Syracuse commit Joe Girard III high school Athlete of the Year

Glens Falls' Joe Girard III vs. Lowville in the New York State Boys basketball Class B Finals at the Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena, Binghamton, NY, ...

Area high school musical theater awards announced  The Daily Gazette

SCHENECTADY — Winners of the third annual High School Musical Theatre Awards at Proctors were announced Saturday at a ceremony at the venue ...

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

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

No subject off limits at Post-Star Academic Bowl  Glens Falls Post-Star

Saratoga Springs High School took first place at the Post-Star Academic Bowl last Wednesday night. Seen left to right here are seniors Will Carswell, Graham ...

Syracuse Basketball: Joseph Girard III is Class B Player of the Year  Inside the Loud House

A bit of fun news to share, as Syracuse basketball signee Joseph Girard III lands another esteemed honor that reflects his decorated high-school career.

Syracuse signee Joe Girard hits overtime buzzer beater to win championship  USA TODAY High School Sports

Joe Girard's overtime buzzer beater capped his 50-point championship performance for Glen Falls High School.

Mary Lou Noone | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Mary Lou Noone, 86, a lifetime resident of Glens Falls, passed away peacefully on June 6, 2019 in South Burlington, Vermont, surrounded by ...

William Granger | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

March 28, 1943—June 4, 2019. SOUTH GLENS FALLS—William E. Granger, 76, passed away on Tuesday June 4, 2019, at Glens Falls Hospital. Born March 28 ...

Austin, run game lifts Greenjackets to win | Sports |  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — The Glens Falls Greenjackets got into the win column behind the ground game on Saturday, with Quentin Austin leading the way.

Prom 2019: 'A Night to Remember' | Local |  Glens Falls Post-Star

High school students were transformed to Paris, spent a 'Night in Hollywood' or under the stars for the 2019 prom season.

Wayne J. Fisher  Glens Falls Post-Star

October 6, 1935 — July 13, 2019. QUEENSBURY — Wayne J. Fisher, age “80+,” of Queensbury, died peacefully on Saturday, July 13, 2019, surrounded by his ...

American Legion Flag Day Celebration 2019 | Local |  Glens Falls Post-Star

Veterans were honored at the Glens Falls chapter of the American Legion's celebration of Flag Day Sunday afternoon. The festivities included singing from local ...

Dual enrollment rises significantly in many area districts  Glens Falls Post-Star

SARATOGA SPRINGS — Glens Falls senior Austin Montello beamed as he unveiled the finished logo for Caffé Lena's summer song series, TruSongs, at the ...

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.

Joan L. Blackburn  Glens Falls Post-Star

June 29, 1932 — June 19, 2019. QUEENSBURY — Joan L. Blackburn, 86, our beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother went to the arms of the ...

Edward 'Ed' Leonard Davis | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

June 15, 1931 — June 18, 2019. GLENS FALLS — Edward “Ed” Leonard Davis, 88, of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee and formerly of Glens Falls, died peacefully ...

UPDATED: Moreau man killed in Route 9 accident | Local  Glens Falls Post-Star

MOREAU — A 23-year-old man from Moreau was killed early Wednesday in a crash on Route 9, officials said.

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

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

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.

David E. Ovitt | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

December 18, 1951 — February 6, 2019. MOREAU — David Earl Ovitt, 67, of Moreau, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019 at Saratoga Hospital, ...

Benjamin L. Aronson | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

October 19, 1937 — May 21, 2019. QUEENSBURY and MARCO ISLAND, Fla. — Benjamin L. Aronson, local businessman, devoted husband, “father,” ...

Milton J. Latham | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

April 23, 1928 —. Aug. 5, 2019. GLENS FALLS — Milton J. Latham, our father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away on Aug. 5, 2019, hours before ...

Alan H. Wadleigh | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

October 26, 1966 — March 17, 2019. GLENS FALLS — Alan H. Wadleigh, 52, of Glens Falls passed away while hiking in the Adirondack Mountains on Sunday ...

Lester 'Skip' Weller  Glens Falls Post-Star

January 29, 1939 — April 14, 2019. WILTON — Lester “Skip” Weller, 80, of Wilton, joined his wife, Roxanne, in heaven on Sunday, April 14, 2019. Born on Jan.

John L. Donovan | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

September 14, 1949 — May 22, 2019. GLENS FALLS — It is with our deepest sorrow that we announce the passing of my husband, father, papa and brother, ...

Peter Wayne Comar | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

November 6, 1943— July 4, 2019. GLENS FALLS — Peter Wayne Comar, age 75, passed away on Thursday, July 4, 2019. Pete is survived by his loving wife, ...

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 ...

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. ...

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 ...

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

Syracuse basketball recruit Joe Girard III led Glens Falls High School to a win over Marlboro in the Class B football semifinals on Saturday.

Brian E. Plummer  Glens Falls Post-Star

September 15, 1970 — April 9, 2019. HUDSON FALLS — Brian E. Plummer, 48, of Hudson Falls, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at his ...

Deborah Annette Hill | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

October 27, 1960 — February 15, 2019 GLENS FALLS — Deborah “Debbie” Annette (Champion) Hill, went into the arms of the Lord on Friday, Feb. 15, 2019 at ...

William E. Allen  Glens Falls Post-Star

October 7, 1927 — May 9, 2019. QUEENSBURY — William E. Allen, 91, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at his home in Queensbury.

Patricia Newman Buckley Foster | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

February 13, 1927 — May 17, 2019 COLORADO — Patricia Newman Buckley Foster — teacher, mother, wife, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend ...

Shaun L. Millington | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

June 11, 1987 — February 19, 2019. SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Shaun L. Millington, 31, of South Glens Falls and currently of Fort Ann, went into the arms of the ...

Glens Falls announces Athletic Hall of Fame class  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Glens Falls' 2007 boys basketball state finalist team and five individuals will be inducted into the Glens Falls High School Athletic Hall of Fame ...

Joshua P. Sweenor | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

MOREAU — Joshua P. Sweenor, 37, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019.

Glens Falls' Morgan & Co. offers fine cuisine in a historic Adirondack home  The Daily Gazette

Address: 65 Ridge St., Glens Falls Menu: Everything from freshly caught local trout to steak from grass-fed cattle. Quote: “It's got a nice feel,” co-owner Rebecca ...

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 ...

Greenjackets open season on Saturday | Sports |  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — The Glens Falls Greenjackets will have a mix of youth and experience, and maybe a touch of 1970s pop music going for them, as they begin ...

On campus July 14 | Local |  Glens Falls Post-Star

NORTHFIELD, Vt. — Students received a degree from Norwich University at the May 11 commencement ceremony held in NU's Shapiro Field House.

HOMETOWN COLUMN: Soul sisters help women in need  Glens Falls Post-Star

QUEENSBURY — It took only one meeting for Marisa Multari to know she had found her tribe.

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 ...

William 'Bill' J. Tremblay  Glens Falls Post-Star

January 22, 1929 — July 10, 2019. QUEENSBURY — William “Bill” J. Tremblay, 90, passed away after a long illness on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, with his ...

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