School enrollment figures for school districts across the state were updated recently for the 2014-2015 school year (last school year) and the Whitehall School District’s total enrollment fell to 736 students. This was a drop of 21 students from 757 from the 2013-2014 year. The complete enrollment figures for 2014-2015 school year can be found [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Whitehall'
April 24th, 2016 · Comments Off
April 10th, 2016 · Comments Off
The Beast of Whitehall, a new documentary produced by Small Town Monsters, will be shown numerous times this summer in the Huletts Casino. I’m happy to announce that a new documentary entitled the “Beast of Whitehall” which documents an historic sighting of Bigfoot in Whitehall will be playing in the Huletts Casino this summer. There [...]
March 24th, 2016 · Comments Off
Whitehall’s Amphitheatre in Skenesborough Park, will host a production of Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” on August 13, 14, 20, 21 @ 2:00 pm. If you have talent and would like to be considered for a role in this summer’s production of Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” in Whitehall, then you’ll want to head to [...]
March 10th, 2016 · Comments Off
The Post Star reports on the search for the Whitehall School District’s Superintendent position.
November 29th, 2015 · Comments Off
Whitehall Times: Whitehall McDonald’s Future Uncertain What’s going on with the Whitehall McDonald’s? The Whitehall Times reports. Post Star: Washington County budget to increase tax levy 1.5 percent. See why Washington County taxes are headed up again next year. Adirondack Almanack: Adirondack Downhill Ski Season Begins See when the trails will open here. Adirondack Almanack: [...]
November 9th, 2015 · Comments Off
Well, here it is another November 9th which is the day I celebrate the “birthday” of the Huletts Current. It’s now been exactly seven years since my first post in 2008. I love hearing from everyone with story ideas, news and community “goings-on.” It gets a little slow during the winter and when I’m busy [...]
October 20th, 2015 · Comments Off
The entrance of the Washington County Beach. Supervisor Gang informs me that Washington County has agreed to leave the gate opened at the Washington County Public Beach over the winter. This is the same policy that has been in effect as before. The gate will be open on November 1st until sometime in the Spring. [...]
October 13th, 2015 · Comments Off
August, 1976: Three teens driving on an isolated stretch of road somewhere in the Adirondacks of Upstate New York have a brush with a bizarre creature. Standing over 7 feet tall and covered in hair, they referred to it as a “beast”. Hours later, Abair Road was crawling with local and state police. Many of [...]
August 22nd, 2015 · Comments Off
Whitehall McDonald’s Closing Temporarily
July 29th, 2015 · Comments Off
According to a letter posted on the Whitehall School District website, two teachers have been placed on paid administrative leave.
June 21st, 2015 · Comments Off
The Champlain Canal as seen from Whitehall. Submissions of pictures for the 10th annual Erie Canal Photo Contest will be accepted until August 28th. Winning entries will be featured in the 2016 Erie Canal calendar. Amateur and professional photographers are invited to submit photos in four different categories: On the Water, Along the Trail, Canal [...]
June 17th, 2015 · Comments Off
The New York State Department of Education has invalidated all of the assessments from both the 7th and 8th grade English Language Arts (ELA) Examination at the Whitehall Central School. Read the Superintendent’s letter posted on the Whitehall School District’s website. What a mess.
June 9th, 2015 · Comments Off
The Whitehall Athletic Club will host a Washington County Business Showcase on Thursday, June 11th. The Washington County Local Development Corporation and Washington County Tourism will present the 2015 Washington County Business Showcase on June 11, 2015 at the Whitehall Athletic Club. Please consider taking the time to come to this event as Washington County [...]
June 9th, 2015 · Comments Off
The New York State Department of Education is investigating issues revolving around Common Core testing in some lower grades at the Whitehall Central school. While I don’t have much information on this, the next Whitehall Board of Education meeting will be held on June 15th and more information may become known then.