The oldest continuously published high school newspaper in America

The Willistonian, Est. 1881

Matt Lauer Fired From TODAY Show Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Brooke Smith '19, Staff Writer/Editor

December 12, 2017No Comments

Matt Lauer a long-time host of the TODAY show has been fired due to sexual harassment allegations. On November 29, NBC decided to terminate Lauer’s contract after sexual harassment allegations brought by multiple women. A woman reportedly came for...

War Criminal Commits Suicide in Court

Billy Smith '18, Staff Writer/Editor

December 9, 2017No Comments

A former Croat general died in court by drinking poison seconds after his 20 year sentence was upheld. Slobodan Praljik, 72, smuggled a small glass bottle containing a poisonous liquid that killed him almost instantly. When the judge upheld his sentence,...

What Greenland’s Melting Glaciers Mean for Cities Around the World

Mark Woort-Menker '18, Staff Writer / Editor

December 8, 2017No Comments

Greenland’s melting glaciers may someday flood your city. With temperatures around the world climbing, melted waters from the continental ice sheets of Greenland and Antarctica are raising sea levels. Those ice sheets are melting from both above...

  • England Blocks Trump Visit December 8, 2017
  • Historic Holocaust Letters Finally Deciphered December 8, 2017

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Williston Runs for Hot Chocolate and a Cause

Sophia Schaefer '18, Managing Editor

December 12, 2017No Comments

On Sunday, December 3, several Williston students and faculty participated in the 14th Annual Hot Chocolate Run charity event for Safe Passage, an organiz...

Fall Sports Assembly Highlights Athletic Achievements

Ellie Wolfe '19, Co-Editor

December 8, 2017No Comments

On Tuesday, November 28, Williston students returned from Thanksgiving Break and were welcomed back with Mr. Conroy’s trimesterly athletic assembly. In...

Hockey Teams Shine in Season Openers

Oskar Lee '18, Staff Writer / Editor

December 8, 2017No Comments

Both the boys and girls Varsity hockey teams had sensational home openers this season. The boys beat a decorated and demanding Avon Old Farms program,...

  • Abood Abuissa’s Comeback Season December 3, 2017
  • Shana Hecht Beats the Odds, and the Competition, in Quest to Play College Lacrosse December 3, 2017
  • Mason Balch is a Fierce but Friendly Competitor December 1, 2017

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Campus Carolers Spread Holiday Cheer

Marielle McHale '18, Staff Writer / Editor

December 8, 2017

On December 11, 12, and 13, listen for the sounds of the holidays, when the Williston Caterwaulers and...

Historic Holocaust Letters Finally Deciphered

Connor Power '18, Staff Writer / Editor

December 8, 2017

A cache of letters thought to be lost to history's darkest corners has  been found and deciphered. This...

Disney Plays on Nostalgia With Two New Releases

Brendan Hansen '18, Staff Writer / Editor

December 8, 2017

In 2018, Disney will be receiving a lot of ticket sales from 90's and early 2000's kids trying to relive...

  • Vik Dalmiya Saves Lives December 8, 2017
  • Williston Welcomes David Chatson ’20 December 8, 2017
  • Kevin and Harrison: Williston’s Dynamic Duo December 6, 2017
  • Ms. Valine’s Decades of Dedication December 1, 2017

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