The oldest continuously published high school newspaper in America

The Willistonian, Est. 1881

Deadly Explosion Leaves 22 Dead at Concert in Manchester, England

Deadly Explosion Leaves 22 Dead at Concert in Manchester, England

Alex Gold '17, Staff Writer/Editor

Tragedy struck yesterday (May 22) at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. Sky News reports 22 confirmed casualties after an explosion in the foyer of the Manchester Arena. Initial indications point to terrorism, and according to BBC, UK count...

May 23, 2017No Comments

Even With Students Gone, Tandem Thrives

Even With Students Gone, Tandem Thrives

Emily LeRolland '17, Staff Writer/Editor

One would think business at Tandem Bagel would decline over the summer when Williston students go home, but this is not the case at all. In fact, Tandem still sells up to 2,100 bagels a day to people from all over the greater Easthampton area. That’s...

May 23, 2017No Comments

Death Toll Rises as Venezuelans Continue Protests of Socialist Government

Death Toll Rises as Venezuelans Continue Protests of Socialist Government

Alex Gold '17, Staff Writer/Editor

[This story was written on May 16. On May 18, the U.S. announced plans to put sanctions on Venezuela.] On Tuesday afternoon, May 16, it was announced that Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro’s soldiers had killed four more men protesting the Soci...

May 18, 2017No Comments

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Boys Varsity Golf Team is Nearly Unstoppable

Boys Varsity Golf Team is Nearly Unstoppable

Matt Liebowitz, Willistonian Advisor

In the 13 years Coach Mike Fay has been leading the Williston Boys Varsity Golf team, he has not had a team as ready, as confident and mentally poised,...

May 16, 2017No Comments

Alexis Ryan Throws Herself Into Record Books

Alexis Ryan Throws Herself Into Record Books

Sebi Herrera '17, Staff Writer/Editor

Alexis Ryan is a triple threat. On the track team, she's a league-wide throwing champion and record holder. She's also a star on the Girls Varsity Hockey...

May 3, 2017No Comments

Coach Blayne Lifts Athletes to New Levels

Coach Blayne Lifts Athletes to New Levels

JT Chamberlain '17, Staff Writer/Editor

Strength and conditioning Coach Blayne Lapan is here at Williston to make a difference. And he’s doing that every day, with tough love, a booming voice,...

May 3, 20171 Comment

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Advisory Bonds Are Hard to Break

Advisory Bonds Are Hard to Break

Sebi Herrera '17, Staff Writer/Editor

Advisor relationships can make your time at Williston that much more valuable. Students have their advisors...

May 23, 2017

Natalie Fontenot to Continue in Father’s Footsteps at Air Force Academy

Natalie Fontenot to Continue in Father’s Footsteps at Air Force Academy

Jaylen Coaxum '18, Managing Editor

Senior Natalie Fontenot has her hopes set higher than most high school students. She plans to follow...

May 23, 2017

Dr. Moyer’s Life in Science

Dr. Moyer’s Life in Science

Shirley Zhou '18, Managing Editor

Dr. Jarrett Moyer has almost finished his second year at Williston as a physics teacher, a varsity vol...

May 23, 2017

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The oldest continuously published high school newspaper in America
The oldest continuously published high school newspaper in America