FOUNTAIN - A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Thursday, May 30, 2013, from St. Joseph's Church in West Chazy, N.Y., for Herbert Kenneth Fountain, 95, of West Chazy, who died Thursday, May 23, at his home under the care of Hospice of the North Country surrounded by his family. The Mass was celebrated by Rev. J. Roger McGuiness, Pastor, and concelebrated by Rev. Gilbert O. Boisvert, Pastor of Holy Angels Church in Altona. The altar servers were Dan Hobbs, Joe Marcil and Brian Neureuther. Organist was George Shnob. Herbert "Bud" Fountain, Gary Fountain, Sandra Barnes, Marvin Fountain and Darlene Guerin, his children, placed the pall. His son, Herbert "Bud" Fountain placed the crucifix. Shasta Fountain, his granddaughter, read from scripture. Sandra Barnes and Marvin Fountain, his children, presented the gifts. David Fountain gave remarks of remembrance of his grandfather's life. Pallbearers were Ryan Fountain, David Fountain, Michael Fountain, Raymond Myers, Jason Fountain, Jerry Smith, Bill Garrant and Wayne LaPier. Burial followed in St. Joseph's Cemetery in West Chazy, where Rev. J. Roger McGuiness read committal prayers. Arrangements were entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 (518)-561-3980. Online condolences may be made and memorial candles lit at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com
Plattsburgh Airport to receive $76,000
The funds are for a study of obstructions on the approach paths, which would be removed in a separately funded second phase.
Cheers and Jeers: July 28, 2014
CHEERS to the Algonquin Chapter of Adirondack Mountain Club for sponsoring three field trips. JEERS to people who start noisy home-improvement projects early in the morning on the weekends.
Letters to the Editor: July 26, 2014
Letters by readers from around the North Country.
Speakout: July 26, 2014
What people around the region are talking about.
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Trooper who arrested Trombly testifies
Brent Langlois testified that the man whose car fatally struck Ashley Poissant in Champlain was slurring his speech, smelled of alcohol and had glassy, bloodshot eyes.
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Master Sgt. Lawrence Jock will be brought back to the North Country for burial.
Three charged in meth bust
Trio in Altona arrested after visit by parole officer.
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