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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 ...

Hometown: Glens Falls to host 16th annual Art Expo  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — The 16th annual Glens Falls High School Art Expo will take place from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday in the main hallways of Glens Falls High ...

Marguerite Roberts 'Mig' Pronto | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

November 15, 1916 — February 3, 2019. GANSEVOORT — Marguerite Roberts “Mig” Pronto, 102, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019 at Fort Hudson ...

Syracuse recruits Joe Girard, Brycen Goodine to compete in Capital Classic All-Star Game

Syracuse recruits Joe Girard and Brycen Goodine to compete in the Capital Classic in Washington D.C. this Saturday.

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.

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

MaxPreps News - Senior standout authors unrivaled prep sports script.

go calendar | Entertainment |  Glens Falls Post-Star

exhibit. A Magical World: The Art of Jacob Houston, The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls. Whitney-Renz Gallery, through June 23. Greenwich ...

Syracuse Basketball: Orange commits to compete in Capital Classic  Inside the Loud House

A juicy tidbit of news for the Syracuse basketball squad, as two 2019 recruits will suit up in the Capital Classic taking place this weekend.

Syracuse Basketball: 2019 recruiting analysis, final 247Sports ratings  Inside the Loud House

The Syracuse basketball squad has an intriguing 2019 class, and several players made the cut for one recruiting *service's* final rankings.

Recreation Calendar — April 28 | Outdoors |  Glens Falls Post-Star

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Marie E. Matt | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

December 26, 1939 — May 7, 2019. QUEENSBURY — Marie E. Matt, 79, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 7, 2019. Born on Dec. 26, 1939 in Glens ...

Photos: Boys basketball — Glens Falls at South Glens Falls | High School Boys Basketball on PS Varsity  Glens Falls Post-Star

Photos from Tuesday night's Foothills Council boys basketball game between Glens Falls and South Glens Falls, Jan. 8, 2019.

'Sister Act' at Glens Falls High School  Albany Times Union

The Glens Falls High School production of "Sister Act" will be held at 7:30 p.m. April 6 and 1:30 p.m. April 7 at Glens Falls High School.

Photos: South High at Glens Falls girls lacrosse  Glens Falls Post-Star

Glens Falls hosted South Glens Falls on Wednesday in a Foothills Council girls lacrosse game. Glens Falls won, 9-7.

Glens Falls celebrates Indians' titles with parade | Local |  The Post Star

GLENS FALLS — Tuesday, March 26, is officially “Glens Falls Basketball Day” thanks to a proclamation from Mayor Dan Hall on Tuesday.

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 ...

Area women honored at Women of Distinction awards ceremony  The Saratogian

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — More than a dozen area residents were honored recently during state Assembly member Carrie Woerner's annual Women of ...

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. Averaging 46 points per game ...

'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 ...

Girard hits 4,000-point mark in Glens Falls win  Glens Falls Post-Star

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

Field set for Federation tourney; Glens Falls plays Saturday  Glens Falls Post-Star

Editor's note: The start time of the Glens Falls vs. South Bronx Prep has been moved back to 3 p.m..

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 ...

Basketball tournaments energize downtown businesses  The Daily Gazette

It's weekends like this one that remind John Davidson of how far downtown Glens Falls has come over the past quarter century, and the role that sports, ...

Glens Falls victory caps off Federation sendoff | Sports |  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Spurred on by a roaring home crowd and the grit and determination of its players, the Glens Falls boys basketball team won the whole thing ...

Looking back on Glens Falls' state championship season  Glens Falls Post-Star

It was a wild ride getting here. Glens Falls won the first state basketball championship in program history last weekend. That made the Indians the first local team ...

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.

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 ...

Photos: Glens Falls vs. Queensbury boys lacrosse | Sports  Glens Falls Post-Star

Glens Falls midfielder Liam Gormley and Queensbury defenseman Liam O'Mara hustle for a ground ball during a game at Glens Falls High School on Thursday.

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.

Mayor declares Tuesday 'Red and Black Day' to honor boys basketball champions  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Mayor Dan Hall has declared Tuesday to be “Red and Black Day” in the city and is asking all who live, work and play in the city.

New Hartford boy shoots for national title - Sports  Utica Observer Dispatch

NEW HARTFORD — By now, Tommy Goodelle knows the drill, not to mention the finely-tuned sound of success.With arms and legs in perfect harmony and ...

Strickland, Glens Falls post first-round win | High School Girls Basketball on PS Varsity  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Scoring has been an area that the Glens Falls girls basketball team has struggled with for the last couple of seasons.

Glens Falls Football Claims Class B State Title  Spectrum News

It was a shot at Class B glory for the Glens Falls High School football team — and they didn't miss the opportunity. Matching up against Batavia inside Syracuse's ...

Syracuse Basketball: Joe Girard III will give Orange a new dynamic in 2019-20  Busting Brackets

After a disappointing ending to a solid year, Syracuse Basketball now looks towards life without Tyus Battle. New recruit Joe Girard will be key to this.

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.

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.

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.

Robert L. Grinnell | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

November 19, 1957—April 12, 2019. SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Robert L. Grinnell, 61, passed away on April 12, 2019 at his home. Born Nov. 19, 1957 in Glens ...

Glens Falls grateful for another state title shot  Glens Falls Post-Star

Kyle Vachon said he got his best night's sleep in a year last week, after Glens Falls defeated Marlboro 48-28 in the state football semifinals.

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.

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, ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Phyllis A. (Havens) Lawrence | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

February 4, 1931 — March 8, 2019. SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Phyllis A. (Havens) Lawrence, 88, of Gansevoort Road, passed away on Friday, March 8, 2019 at ...

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.

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.

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.

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.

'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 ...

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, ...

Adam Sean Lanoir | Obituaries |  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 ...

Teachers to face off in basketball game to benefit South High Marathon Dance  Glens Falls Post-Star

Editor's note: The time of the game has changed due to impending weather.

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. ...

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.

Elizabeth 'Betty' Leombruno | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

November 30, 1937— February 28, 2019. SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Elizabeth “Betty” Leombruno, 81, of South Glens Falls, passed away peacefully on ...

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

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

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.

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.

Adirondack Productions and Theater going 'Coast to Coast' | Hometown with Gretta Hochsprung  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — Maddie Cox and Melvin Cross held hands and sang along to “Dream a Little Dream of Me,” sung by the legendary Ella Fitzgerald and Louis ...

John Albert 'Jack' Brilling | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — John Albert “Jack” Brilling, of Glens Falls, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. He was 91 ...

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."

South High Marathon Dance preparation in full swing  Glens Falls Post-Star

SOUTH GLENS FALLS — In many ways, Allie Myott has been helping prepare for South High Marathon Dances since she was born.

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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.

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.

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.

James Edward Fisher | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

April 25, 1966 — April 3, 2019. MIDDLE GROVE — James Edward Fisher passed away on the evening of April 3, 2019. He was born April 25, 1966 in Teaneck, ...

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 ...

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 ...

Rose M. Cafaro | Obituaries |  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 ...

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

The Glens Falls guard became the all-time leading scorer in New York State history for boys or girls on Tuesday night.

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 Derway | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

November 15, 1929 — March 28, 2019. HUDSON FALLS — Joseph Derway, 89, passed away on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at his home. Born on Nov. 15, 1929 ...

Marie DePan Herlihy | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

October 9, 1919 — January 22, 2019. GLENS FALLS — Marie DePan Herlihy, 99 years old, a lifelong resident of the area, died peacefully at home on Tuesday, ...

Dickson Graves Haviland, | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

April 8, 1944 — February 2, 2019. QUEENSBURY — Dickson Graves Haviland, 74, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019. Born in Indianapolis ...

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.

State graduation rates rise, while area schools stay the same  Glens Falls Post-Star

Local high school graduation rates remained roughly the same in 2018, but as a whole were nearly five points above the rate for the state.

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.

Brian E. Plummer | Obituaries |  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 ...

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.

Girard wins City of Palms 3-point contest  Glens Falls Post-Star

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Glens Falls senior Joseph Girard III added another honor to his growing list on Wednesday night. He won the City of Palms Classic ...

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

Delaney Silvernell, right, holds her flowers Wednesday as the Queensbury Union Free School District honors her with an assembly in the middle school ...

Deborah Annette Hill  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 ...

Shaun L. Millington  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 ...

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

Syracuse basketball signee Joe Girard III has scored more than 50 points in back-to-back games.

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 ...

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 ...

Glens Falls game spreads excitement throughout community | Local  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — More than 4000 tickets were sold to the Federation Tournament on Monday as buzz and excitement around the state-champion Indians grows ...

Joseph Girard III to Join the Orange  Spectrum News

New York State's all-time leading high school basketball scorer has committed to Syracuse. Joseph Girard III of Glens Falls High School made his decision ...

Marie R. Paling | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

QUEENSBURY — Marie R. Paling, 87, of Queensbury, passed away on Feb. 2, 2019 in New Hampshire.

Feb. 27 Legion program will focus on American Revolution  Glens Falls Post-Star

GLENS FALLS — This year marks the third year of the American Legion Speaker Series at the Salvation Army gym at 37 Broad St.

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 ...

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.

Lester 'Skip' Weller | Obituaries |  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.

Joshua P. Sweenor  Glens Falls Post-Star

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

Frederick Guay | Obituaries |  Glens Falls Post-Star

April 7, 1936 — March 13, 2019. RICHMONDVILLE — Frederick Guay, 82, of Richmondville, passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at Robinson Terrace ...

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