Today's News

  • The basics of faith and works

    James 2:14-26

  • Levy voters turn down millage increase

    Levy County voters on Tuesday turned down a school board referendum to add 0.25 mills to the school district’s millage rate starting in the 2011-2012 fiscal year.
    Voters turned down the school board referendum by a vote of 6,091-5,916, or 50.72 percent to 49.27 percent. Using this fiscal year’s numbers, the vote could cost the school district about $1.5 million over the next two years.

  • Quiet Angel brings music and more to Rehab residents

    By Donna Mitchell

  • Levy County Sheriff's Reports

    The Levy County Sheriff’s Department reports the following arrests:
    Jess Thomas Adams, 29, arrested Nov. 4, writ of bodily attachment.
    Theresia Marie Conley, 27, Chiefland, arrested Nov. 1, grand theft and dealing in stolen property. Bond $15,000.
    Gerald Edward Cook, 46, Williston, arrested Nov. 2, grand theft auto, possession of crack cocaine and possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond $16,000.
    Beatrice Jones Dixon, 57, Alachua, arrested Nov. 1, two counts Failure to Appear (FTA) fraud insufficient funds, Bond $2,000.

  • A tisket, a tasket: Make a bid on a basket

    Run, don’t walk, to the Williston Public Library!  
    The main rooms have been temporarily redecorated with beautiful Christmas baskets of every description.
    Each year, the Friends of the Williston Public Library (FOWL) holds an Open House and Silent Auction of Christmas baskets and fine crafts and merchandise.
     This is the library’s major annual fund-raiser, and all money raised by the event is used to fund upgrades to the library’s environment and equipment.   

  • Pinkstons welcome son

    Dan Pinkston and Crystal Wilson Pinkston of Williston announce the birth of a son, Colby Daniel born Friday, Oct. 1 at 7:42 p.m.
    The baby weighed 8 pounds, 15 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long.
    Grandparents are Carl and Martha Pinkston of Williston and Henry and Annette Wilson of Cross City.

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  • Social Security questions and answers

    By Ruqayyah Nicholas
    Social Security District Manager Gainesville

    How do you replace a damaged Social Security card?
    While you can replace your Social Security card for free if it is lost or stolen, you may not have to do so. Knowing your Social Security number is what is most important. You may need a new card if you are starting a new job and your employer asks to see the card. For more information about getting a replacement card, go to www.socialsecurity.gov/ssnumber.


  • Church Briefs

    Fish Fry
    Holy Family Catholic Church will hold its monthly fish fry Friday, Nov. 12 at 5 p.m.
    Plates are $7 for adults; $6 for senior 70 and older and $4 for youth 12 and under. You may eat in or take out.
    The church is located on Hwy. 27A west of Williston.

    Weekly Prayer  Meeting
    Concerned citizens will be meeting once a week at the Community Center at City Hall to pray for Williston.  The meeting will be held each Wednesday from noon to 1 p.m. starting on Wednesday, Nov. 17.

  • Community Happenings

    Sunday, Nov. 14

    Genealogy Society