http://www.willistonpioneer.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en District Champs – Again! http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/district-champs-%E2%80%93-again <img src="http://www.willistonpioneer.com/sites/www.willistonpioneer.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/bb1.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="141" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 11.0px; font: 10.0px Palatino"> <b>The Williston Red Devils are looking for a repeat of last year&#39;s State Championship and may be well on their way, as they clinched the District title last week by defeating in-county rivals, the Chiefland Indians 2-1. Austin Langworthy recorded 14 strikeouts in the game that saw the Distict trophy come back to Williston again. The Red Devils (24-2) will take on Crescent City (8-12) Tuesday, May 5 at 7 p.m. in a regional semifinal game on the home field.</b></p> State chef treats WES to fresh fruit http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/state-chef-treats-wes-fresh-fruit <img src="http://www.willistonpioneer.com/sites/www.willistonpioneer.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_08731.jpg" alt="State Chef Paula Kendrick visited Williston Elementary School during Every Kid Healthy Week and demonstrated how trying new foods can lead to new experiences in eating healthy." title="State Chef Paula Kendrick visited Williston Elementary School during Every Kid Healthy Week and demonstrated how trying new foods can lead to new experiences in eating healthy." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /> Williston man arrested on child pornography charge http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/williston-man-arrested-child-pornography-charge <img src="http://www.willistonpioneer.com/sites/www.willistonpioneer.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/fullbright.jpg" alt="John Fullbright" title="John Fullbright" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> What started as a domestic dispute between a Williston couple April 19, ultimately led law enforcement officers on an investigation into child pornography.</p> <p> According to the Levy County Sheriff&#39;s Office, the wife of John Lawson Fullbright, 30, allegedly found child pornographic images on her husband&#39;s phone. The wife refused to give Fullbright his phone and called law enforcement.</p> <p> Upon arrival at the residence, officers took possession of the phone but were unable to arrest Fullbright, who had fled into neighboring Marion County.</p> Lower power bills a possibility http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/lower-power-bills-possibility <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 /> &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Is a bird in the hand worth two in the bush? Or should Williston city leaders go probing in the vegetation to look for a better deal?</p> Robert Philpot Way approved http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/robert-philpot-way-approved <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 /> Longtime Williston High School teacher and former Levy County School Board member Robert Philpot is being memorialized with the renaming of County Road 316 between U.S. Highway 41 and Southeast 8<span style="vertical-align: 5.0px">th</span> Street as &ldquo;Robert Philpot Way.&rdquo;</p> Firefighters battle blaze at Williston Arms http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/firefighters-battle-blaze-williston-arms <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'"> Six apartments at Williston Arms were evacuated around 10:35 p.m. April 15 when one of those apartments caught fire.</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'"> When Williston Fire Rescue arrived on the scene, the apartment was fully involved with fire in the roof and speading throughout the attic area to other apartments.</p> Annexation comes with a price http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/annexation-comes-price <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 /> A few years back when Joe Mixon asked the city of Williston to annex his 57-plus acres of land on 50th Street, he had a dream of selling that property to an Ocala developer for a subdivision.&nbsp;</p> Williston, get ready to Relay http://www.willistonpioneer.com/content/williston-get-ready-relay <img src="http://www.willistonpioneer.com/sites/www.willistonpioneer.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dsc_0117.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="176" 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'"> It all comes down to this: 12 hours of non-stop fun, laughter and games as a year-long fundraising effort climaxes with the biggest party Williston has to offer&ndash;the American Cancer Society&rsquo;s Relay for Life.</p>