http://www.willistonpioneer.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Sheriff commits to keeping students safe http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/sheriff-commits-keeping-students-safe <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 10.0px Palatino"> <b>BY ASHLEY MCDOUGAL&nbsp;</b></p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 12.0px; font: 9.0px Arial"> amcdougal@chieflandcitizen.com&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'"> Operation School Safe Start was underway for the Levy County Sheriff&#39;s Office on Monday morning, the day that marked the end of summer vacation and the beginning of a new school year for Levy County students.&nbsp;</p> New lieutenant jobs bother firefighter union http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/new-lieutenant-jobs-bother-firefighter-union <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 12.0px; font: 10.0px Arial"> <b>By LOU ELLIOTT JONES</b></p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 12.0px; font: 9.0px Arial"> editor@chieflandcitizen.com</p> Unwanted animals crushing animal shelter http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/unwanted-animals-crushing-animal-shelter <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 12.0px; font: 10.0px Arial"> <b>By Lou Elliott Jones</b></p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 12.0px; font: 9.0px Arial"> editor@willistonpioneer.com</p> Former councilman at odds with Bronson http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/former-councilman-odds-bronson <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 10.0px Palatino"> <b>By ASHLEY McDOUGAL</b></p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 12.0px; font: 7.0px Arial"> amcdougal@chieflandcitizen.com</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'"> Things have gotten personal with the town of Bronson for one local resident and former councilmember.</p> Tax notices are in the mail http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/tax-notices-are-mail <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 10.0px Palatino"> <b>By LOU ELLIOTT JONES</b></p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 12.0px; font: 9.0px Arial"> editor@chieflandcitizen.com</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'"> The 2015 Truth in Millage (TRIM) notices are being delivered to the post office today so property owners can learn what to expect in this year&rsquo;s tax bills.&nbsp;</p> Familiar faces in new places http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/familiar-faces-new-places <img src="http://www.willistonpioneer.com/sites/www.willistonpioneer.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dsc_00921.jpg" alt="Jaime Handlin and Melissa Lewis, the new principals at Williston&#039;s two public elementary schools, not only are co-workers, but best friends." title="Jaime Handlin and Melissa Lewis, the new principals at Williston&#039;s two public elementary schools, not only are co-workers, but best friends." align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><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: 9.0px Arial"> Editor</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'"> Students and parents alike will see immediate changes at Williston&#39;s two public elementary schools when classes resume Aug. 24.</p> Williston is still fiscally sound http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/williston-still-fiscally-sound <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 12.0px; font: 10.0px Arial"> <span class="Apple-style-span" style="font-size: 9px; ">Editor</span></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'"> As the city of Williston prepares to enter a new budget year Oct. 1, council members got good news last week about the current year&#39;s finances.</p> Reddick man killed in accident http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/reddick-man-killed-accident <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'"> An Aug. 6&nbsp; accident at the intersection of County Roads 326 and 337 has left a Reddick&nbsp; man dead and a second one injured, according to a Florida Highway Patrol release.&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'"> Jere L. Moore, 70, of Reddick died in the accident at 3:25 p.m. last Thursday.&nbsp;</p>