• Deans celebrate 70th wedding anniversary

     Mr. and Mrs. James G. Dean celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary Aug. 28. 

    The couple was married in Ft. Lauderdale Aug. 28, 1944 after James, a member of the U. S. Marine Corps, returned from the South Pacific, where he participated in the invasions of Guadalcanal and New Guinea.

    After the end of WWII, the couple resided in Miami until 1959, when they moved to Williston.  He spent his early years in Levy County and the return brought them closer to family.

  • Strows marry at Grand Oaks Resort

     Susie Alvarez became the bride of Dennis Strow Saturday, March 22 at Grand Oaks Resort in Weirsdale.

  • Miss Risner, Mr. Owens plan June nuptials

    Bill Risner of Canon, Ga. and Carolyn Ten Broeck of Williston announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Virginia Allison Risner of Royston, Ga. to Jeremy Loyd Owens of Elberton, Ga., son of the late Jerry and Diane Owens of Elberton.

  • Breedens welcome new daughter

     Chetley and Nellie Breeden announce the birth of their daughter, Rosalie Rae Breeden born Dec. 26, 2013 at 9:01 p.m. and weighed 4 lb., 14 oz. 

    Maternal grandparents are Jimmy and Martha Gladwell of Williston. Paternal grandparents are Jim and Leisa Breeden of Williston. 

    Maternal great-grandparents include George and Mildred Adams of Williston, Billie Gladwell of Starke and Bill Cauley of Jacksonville. Paternal great-grandmother is Louise Breeden of Williston.

  • Clara Beth Buchyn born on Christmas Eve

     Clara Beth Buchyn, daughter of Phillip Gordon and Mallory Beth Buchyn of Williston, was born Dec. 24, 2013 at the Birth and Wellness Center of Gainesville. 

  • Miss Abbott becomes bride of Mr. Brannan

     Haidee Abbott and Matthew Brannan were married Aug. 3 at the Paramount Plaza in Gainesville with Judge Joe Smith officiating.

  • Miss Beasley, Mr. Snyder to marry in December

     Ron and Jane Beasley of Williston announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Caitlin Elizabeth Beasley, to Matthew Alan Snyder, son of David and Deborah Snyder of Williston.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Edwards celebrate Diamond Anniversary

     Calvin Sr. and Ernestine Edwards celebrated 60 years of marriage Oct. 24. 

  • Norman, Risner plan December nuptials

     Al and Carol Norman of Elberton, Ga.  announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashley Caroline, to Spencer Andrew Risner, son of  Carolyn (Tom) Ten Broeck of Williston and Bill Risner of Canon, Ga.

  • Tyson, Stinson plan October wedding

     Jennifer Tyson and Clayton Stinson announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage Saturday, Oct. 19 at 1 p.m. at the Trail Riders Club, behind the Dixie County Health Department, off Hwy. 19 in Cross City.

    Ms. Tyson is the daughter of Sue Tindale and Mr. and Mrs. James Tindale.

    The future groom is the son of Clifford and Jackie Stinson.

    Following the wedding at 2 p.m., the Stinson Family Reunion will be held at the same location. Those attending are asked to bring a covered dish.