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Archive for March 2nd, 2017

Headline news 2/23/17

Mar 2nd, 2017 | Comments Off on Headline news 2/23/17

MEDICAL MARIJUANA MORATORIUM APPROVED BCC approves partial 90-day stay, public workshops _____ DALTON DRIVE STILL IN SPOTLIGHT BCC special meeting and lawsuit on blocking issue _____ BCC APPROVES REVISED 30A SPEED LIMITS, OTHER TRAFFIC STUDY OPTIONS Possible corridor alternatives to be evaluated _____ BCC SCHEDULES INTERVIEWS FOR PLANNING DIRECTOR Five applicants chosen _____ SEAHAWKS WELCOME […]

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CHARLOTTE FLYNT recognized for service on Walton County Code Enforcement Board

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South Walton Lady Seahawks advance to Final Four

Mar 2nd, 2017 | Comments Off on South Walton Lady Seahawks advance to Final Four

  By PATRICK CASEY The South Walton girls basketball team would not let a fourth meeting with district rival Baker stand in their way from earning a trip to Lakeland this week as three players scored in double figures in an impressive 51-30 victory over the Gators in the Region 2 Final that was played […]

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Revised CR-30A speed limits, corridor alternative evaluations, other traffic study recommendations approved

Mar 2nd, 2017 | Comments Off on Revised CR-30A speed limits, corridor alternative evaluations, other traffic study recommendations approved

By DOTTY NIST  Following up on a number of recommendations from the recently-completed CR-30A Traffic Study, the county commission has approved a number of those, including revised speed limits for CR-30A. The study, the most recent of several applying to the county road, was provided by the Atkins company. The Walton County Board of County […]

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Walton County BCC approves partial 90-day medical marijuana temporary moratorium

Mar 2nd, 2017 | Comments Off on Walton County BCC approves partial 90-day medical marijuana temporary moratorium

By DOTTY NIST  After hearing from half a dozen citizens, including two physicians, expressing opposition to a potential 240-day moratorium on growing, cultivating, processing, manufacturing, dispensing, and distributing medical marijuana (cannabis) and its retail and wholesale sale in Walton County, county commissioners have approved a shorter moratorium applying only to sale of the substance in […]

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Eden Gardens holds annual Camellia Festival

Mar 2nd, 2017 | Comments Off on Eden Gardens holds annual Camellia Festival

Story and photos by JEFFREY POWELL In excess of 700 people visited this year’s Camellia Festival held at Eden Gardens State Park in Point Washington. Event organizers had been a bit nervous concerning weather forecasts but fortunately the rain came through early Saturday morning allowing this annual event to be held under partly cloudy sky.

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March 2, 2017

Mar 2nd, 2017 | Comments Off on March 2, 2017

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR WALTON COUNTY, FLORIDA Case No.: 2016 – CA – 000502 Division: CIVIL REEBA,  LLC,  a Limited  Liability Company Plaintiff, vs. FREEPORT INVESTMENTS, LLC, a  Limited Liability Company; ENRIQUE J. DEVARONA, as an Officer of Freeport Investments, LLC; FREEPORT  INVESTMENTS,   INC., a Florida […]

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