September 2016 News and Notes

New Coyote Foundation Website

Exciting news for us at the Williston Coyote Foundation! Besides our Facebook page, we now have a new website! Now you can keep in touch with us in between newsletters by checking out our website.

We have information about our Amazon Smile account, a place where you can donate to us just by shopping on Amazon Smile; a link to update your contact information if you move; copies of our past newsletters; the Coyote Foundation contact information; our board members photos and biographies (still under construction); and hopefully more in the future.Our next step is an option for those of you who want to donate online! We are very excited about this new addition! Want to check it out? Head to the home page of the Williston Coyote Foundation website!


Alumni Deaths:
Elsie Griffen Corbert, Class of 1943, died 8/5/2016 in Williston, ND
Everett B (Skip) Pierce, Class of 1961, died 8/3/2016 in Williston, ND
Albert Brunner, Class of 1970, died 7/30/2016 in Kenai, Alaska
Linda Zemliska Lennie, Class of 1960, died 7/26/2016 in Bismarck, ND
Kathryn Schumacher Papineau, Class of 1958, died 8/3/2016 in Minot, ND
Myrtle Caroline Skurdal Bar, Class of 1943, died 8/19/2016 in Williston, ND
Dallas Dullum, Class of 1974, died 9/15/2016 in Williston, ND
Ralph Lockwood Humenyik, Long time Coyote Sportscaster, died 9/6/2016 in Williston, ND
Louise "May" Sowitch McDonald, Class of 1951, died 9/3/2016 in Williston, ND
Ruby Schmidt Herland, Class of 1951, died 8/27/2016 in Williston, ND
Sheryl Slaaten Cowan, Class of 1962, died 7/23/2016 in Bismarck, ND
Duane Tweden, Class of 1962, died 10/13/2015 in Reno, NV
Minnie Anderson Parent, Class of 1942, died 9/4/2016 in Lewiston, ID
Medrine "Diane" Moline Pettis, Class of 1971, died in Hillsboro, OR

Gifts to the Foundation
Linda Stordahl, in memory of Sheryl Staaten Cowan and Duane Tweden (Class of 1962)
Kristine Tank, in memory of Elsie Corbett
Lavern and Christy Miller, in memory of Myrtle Skurdal Barr
Alan and Deb Federenko, in memory of Al Brunner
Linda Stordahl, in memory of Medrine "Diane" Moline Pettis
Betty Korner, in memory of Medrine "Diane" Moline Pettis
Gene and Tammy Johnson, in memory of George Amsden

Alumni Homecoming Information
​Calling all WHS alumni! It's Homecoming Week in Williston, and this year's theme is "Through the Decades"! Join in the festivities by helping build the Alumni float M, T, and Th at the CTE Building at the new high school. And on Friday, walk with the float in the parade! Be at the Raymond Center parking lot at 3:15 for the line-up!

Coyotes Making Headlines
Jason Burgess-Elected as Vice President of North Dakota FCCLA

Caleb Jordan-elected as President of District #1 FCCLA

Brenda Gullikson-National FCCLA Mentor Adviser Award Assoc. of Teachers of Family and Consumer Sciences President

Bethany Cumper-2016 NDACTE New Teacher of the Year

Boys Tennis
Coach Wade Stueve-West Region Coach of the Year

Brooks Hodenfield-Candidate for Mr. Tennis

Robert Krom, Brooks Hodenfield, and Sawyer Hanson-West Region All-conference