• Chamber Notes

    Peanut Festival

    It's time to start thinking about the 29th Annual North Central Florida Peanut Festival, scheduled this year for Saturday, Oct. 7.

    The Williston Chamber of Commerce is now accepting applications for booth space at the event. Visit www.willistonfl.com or come by the Chamber office at 607 SW 1st Avenue between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Monday through Friday for an application.

    Peanut Pageants

  • CRA Facade Grant Guidelines

    Everything you need to know about applying for a grant to improve the looks of your business.

  • All-In Removal keeps waste from landfills



    It may not smell like roses, but for one Williston company manure is serious business.

    All-In Removal provides dumpsters to farms to fill with manure, said Don Emrick, president and CEO of the company. The company also picks up for those who collect their livestock manure in a pile on their farm. After pickup, the manure is hauled to other outlets that recycle it.

  • Sky High


  • Pamper yourself–or someone you love-at Downtown Beauty Lounge

    After a week of work, children, errands and the demands of others, Missy Maguire and Kay Mayton think the best way to relax is in the company of friends.

  • Festo, Ten Broeck take FPA honors

    Williston Pioneer graphic designer Chris Festo earned third place in the Photo Series category in the Florida Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest while editor Carolyn Ten Broeck earned a third place finish in Sports Column Writing–a column about her encounter with baseball great Harmon Killebrew.

  • Tracy Powers joins Pioneer staff

     Tracy Powers has joined the Williston Pioneer as its advertising sales representative.

    Powers, who lives in Trenton, will be calling on area businesses to help with their advertising needs.

  • Landon Oaks kickstarts subdivision

    By Ashley Thornton

    Special to the Pioneer

    There’s a new subdivision in town.

    Landon Oaks, developed by Coldwell Banker’s Marilyn Deas, it is located off of SW 7th Avenue, just down past the police station.

    “I really am excited,” said Coldwell Real Estate Agent Rhonda Sweat, “I’m also proud of the product, incredibly proud of the house that we did.”

    The eight-lot subdivision features one model home and they already have contracts for two more to be built.

  • Design a new chamber logo

     Your vision and talent are needed.

  • Gator Armory opens on Main Street

    A lifelong passion that was once a hobby is now a vocation for Michael Meister.
    Gatory Armory, located at 31 N. Main St. in Williston is now open and Meister is eager to serve the community’s needs when it comes to firearms and related accessories.
    Originally from the Chicago area, but reared in South Florida,  Meister spent two years searching for the perfect place to live–Morriston.