RICE - A funeral service for Samuel W. Rice III, 87, of Meadowbrook Healthcare and formerly of Chazy, who died Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, at the CVPH Medical Center, was held on Tuesday, Nov. 27, at Sacred Heart Church in Chazy. A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated by his brother-in-law, Rev. Yves Beaulieu, retired. The Pall was placed by Nicole Pierce, Thomas Rice and James Rice. The Cross was placed by Barbara Mulligan. Readings were done by Katie Abbott and Jenny Rice. Prayers of the Intercessions was by Sean Mulligan. The Gifts were presented by Jillian Pierce and Julie Rice. Words of Remembrance were given by Kevin Mulligan. Organist was Dennis Frisbie and Soloist was Andrew West. Pallbearers were Alex Pierce, Sean Mulligan, Tim Mulligan, Michael Abbott, Eric Rice and Brad Pellerin. The Honorary Pallbearer was Owen Mulligan. Burial followed in the parish cemetery, where Kevin Mulligan read a special prayer and Rev. Beaulieu recited committal prayers. Military Honors were provided by the New York State Honor Guard and members of the American Legion Post #20 Military Honors Team. Arrangements are in the care of the R.W. Walker Funeral Home, 69 Court Street, Plattsburgh.
Plattsburgh Airport to receive $76,000
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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.
Remains identified of Fort Covington soldier killed in '53
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.
Blind Everest climber speaks with Momot students
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