http://www.willistonpioneer.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Red Devils' football coach fired http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/red-devils-football-coach-fired <img src="http://www.willistonpioneer.com/sites/www.willistonpioneer.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pioneer-a-1-9-18-2014-c.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 12.0px; font: 10.0px Arial"> <b>By Carolyn Ten Broeck</b></p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 12.0px; font: 10.0px Arial"> <b>and Max Yavel</b></p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-indent: 9.0px; line-height: 11.5px; font: 11.0px 'Adobe Caslon Pro'"> Cliff Lohrey&rsquo;s career as head football coach of the Williston High School Red Devils came to an abrupt halt around 4 p.m. Sunday when Principal Eulin Gibbs fired the seven-month coach and athletic director.</p> Faith Bigger Than Fear http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/faith-bigger-fear <img src="http://www.willistonpioneer.com/sites/www.willistonpioneer.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dsc_0153.jpg" alt="Paige Douglas is all smiles after a 14-year battle with synovial sarcoma." title="Paige Douglas is all smiles after a 14-year battle with synovial sarcoma." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-indent: 9.0px; line-height: 11.5px; font: 11.0px 'Adobe Caslon Pro'"> <br /> If it weren&rsquo;t for the gauze pressure bandage around her knee, you&rsquo;d never know that Morriston&rsquo;s Paige Douglas is in a fight for her life.</p> BOA weighs four more properties http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/boa-weighs-four-more-properties <p> &nbsp;<span class="Apple-style-span" style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10px; line-height: normal; "><b>by Ashley Thornton</b></span></p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 12.0px; font: 9.0px Arial"> Contributing Writer</p> Committed to quality http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/committed-quality <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 12.0px; font: 10.0px Arial"> <b><br /> </b></p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-indent: 9.0px; line-height: 11.5px; font: 11.0px 'Adobe Caslon Pro'"> Dr. Deviah &ldquo;Dr. P&rdquo; Pagidipati said what makes him different from the last four people who vowed to bring back the hospital in Williston from the brink of disaster is his commitment to bringing quality health care to all people&ndash;regardless of income, social status or race.</p> We Will Never Forget http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/we-will-never-forget <img src="http://www.willistonpioneer.com/sites/www.willistonpioneer.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dsc_0161.jpg" alt="Remembering heroes." title="Remembering heroes." align="left" hspace="6" width="70" height="85" /><p> Sept. 11, 2001&ndash;a day that changed our country forever&ndash;is remembered annually by the Williston Fire Department with signs erected on the lawn. The Williston Pioneer remembers this day and salutes the men and women who lost their lives during that time. God bless America!</p> City proclaims Sept. 17-24 as Constitution Week http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/city-proclaims-sept-17-24-constitution-week <img src="http://www.willistonpioneer.com/sites/www.willistonpioneer.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/linemen.jpg" alt="Williston Mayor Gerald Hethcoat, left, presented a Proclamation for Lineworker Appreciation Day, Aug. 26, at last month&#039;s council meeting. Accepting the proclamation were, from left, CJ Zimoski, Michael Miller and Jonathen Bishop. " title="Williston Mayor Gerald Hethcoat, left, presented a Proclamation for Lineworker Appreciation Day, Aug. 26, at last month&#039;s council meeting. Accepting the proclamation were, from left, CJ Zimoski, Michael Miller and Jonathen Bishop. " align="left" hspace="6" width="117" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-indent: 9.0px; line-height: 11.5px; font: 11.0px 'Adobe Caslon Pro'"> <br /> For more than 227 years, the United States Constitution has served as the cornerstone of this nation&#39;s freedom and way of life.</p> Williston woman gets eight years for abuse http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/williston-woman-gets-eight-years-abuse <img src="http://www.willistonpioneer.com/sites/www.willistonpioneer.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/johnson.jpg" alt="Priscilla Johnson" title="Priscilla Johnson" align="left" hspace="6" width="61" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;<span class="Apple-style-span" style="font-family: 'Adobe Caslon Pro'; font-size: 11px; line-height: normal; ">A Williston woman who owned an adult care home was sentenced to eight years and 10 months in prison after she pleaded to charges that she abused her clients.</span></p> Suspects caught in the act of burglary http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/suspects-caught-act-burglary <img src="http://www.willistonpioneer.com/sites/www.willistonpioneer.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/peterson.png" alt="Peterson" title="Peterson" align="left" hspace="6" width="68" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-indent: 9.0px; line-height: 11.5px; font: 11.0px 'Adobe Caslon Pro'"> Two people were arrested after they were allegedly caught in the middle of a burglary.</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-indent: 9.0px; line-height: 11.5px; font: 11.0px 'Adobe Caslon Pro'"> According to a press release, Levy County Deputies Cpl. L. Prine and K. Weatherford&rsquo;s rapid response to a 12-year-old&rsquo;s panicked phone call for help resulted in the capture of two suspects.</p>