The Greenville Pioneer

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Freehold nurse arrested by Attorney General
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Sheriff's K9 locates stolen gun after chase
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Oak Hill soldier, killed in Vietnam, to be honored by county
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Hilltown man killed in 'suicide by cop'
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Coxsackie father and son arrested after police find drugs inside home
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Greenville BOE gets update on $10 million capital project
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Town urges residents to wait on sewer hookup
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Greenville Pioneer
11184 Route 32 Greenville, NY 12083
(518) 966-4034
Guest Columnists...
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The Farmer's Wife
By Rachel deLong
What's happening on a local farm, plus a delicious recipe with local ingredients.

Recipes from the Ranch
By Crystal Haring
A local ranch owner shares her family's favorite, time-tested dishes.

Whittling Away
By Dick Brooks
Dick puts a waggish spin on life’s everyday happenings.

The Busy Bear
By Gloria Bear
Looking for some positive inspiration? Gloria reminds everyone to take time and smell the roses.

Catskills Outdoors
By Russ Burton
Whether about hunting or fishing, Russ gives updates on legislation, local events and news from DEC.

Sparkey News
By Terry Borwegen
Safety tips on everything fire to cold weather that everyone can use.

Gardening Tips
By Bob Beyfuss
A famous name among area gardeners, Bob shares his knowledge on everything from trees and bushes to invasive species and vegetables.

Preston Hollow Highlights
By Dottie Como
From the happenings of the hilltowns to useful tips and tricks, Dottie offers something for everyone… especially if you enjoy wildlife.

Medusa Happenings
By Bill Moore
There really is a lot happening in this historic hamlet, and Bill knows about it all.

Grandma Mackey’s Diary
By Adriane Mackey Sauer
Take a trip back in time with a day in the life of a 1940s Rensselaerville farm wife.

Cinema with a Twist
Dwight Grimm
Preston Hollow resident Dwight Grimm is a film producer, WIOX radio host and, along with his wife Leigh, the new operator of the Greenville Drive-in. Dwight serves up facts behind your favorite movies and always includes a classic cocktail recipe. Dwight returns in May when the drive-in opens for the season.

LOCAL LINKS
Tracing Your Roots...
By Sylvia Hasenkopf
   This isn’t your high school history class! Sylvia, a Hudson Valley historian and author, digs into Greene County history to find stories that make you say, “Wow, that happened here?”

   This week... The West Family of Rensselaerville and the first town supervisor. 
Friends of the FFA and the Greenville FFA hosted Ag Awareness Day/Earth Day event for elementary students on April 22. All Scott M. Ellis students had the opportunity to travel to the high school to learn about agriculture. They visited with cattle, sheep, goats, chickens, and rabbits, and learned about gardening, composting and maple syrup production. Pictured above, Megan Terrell teaches young students about rabbits.