Reading, writing & religion in West Saugerties

Note: Since this story was first published in 2014, four of those interviewed have passed away: Sally Ann Zollo, Bobby Miller, Charles "Bub" Bach and Marie Post. We're thankful they were able to share their recollections of a Saugerties that is gradually receding into history.

West Saugerties was a place where children received a memorable education— both in school and in church. Like other hamlets, there was a one-room schoolhouse near a modestly sized church. It was an education both worldly and spiritual . . .

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