Walton County Heritage Museum

Learn more about the history of Walton County

Train Depot Museum

Walton County Courthouse

Growing to meet the needs of the community

Courthouse

Lake DeFuniak

One of only two perfectly round lakes in the world

Fun and relaxation

Hotel DeFuniak

Built in 1920, completely restored, the perfect place to stay!

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Archive for March 17th, 2017

South Walton Seahawks outlast Bulldogs 1-0 in pitchers duel

Mar 17th, 2017 | Comments Off on South Walton Seahawks outlast Bulldogs 1-0 in pitchers duel

  By BLAKE MCCORMICK By the time South Walton and Freeport went into extra innings to break their scoreless tie on Feb. 28, it was though the spectators in the big crowd at South Walton’s Hawks Nest had been patiently waiting for a delayed fireworks show in the intra-county district contest.

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Walton County Officials allow more time for research on special magistrate/hearing officer

Mar 17th, 2017 | Comments Off on Walton County Officials allow more time for research on special magistrate/hearing officer

By DOTTY NIST  The county commission has approved additional time for their attorney to prepare a report on use of a special magistrate or hearing officer for quasi-judicial land development issues. The approval of the time extension took place at the Feb. 28 Walton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) regular meeting at the Walton […]

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DeFuniak Springs City Council holds Code Enforcement Workshop

Mar 17th, 2017 | Comments Off on DeFuniak Springs City Council holds Code Enforcement Workshop

  By ELIZABETH SINCLAIR DeFuniak Springs home owners, the City Council and Code Enforcement Officer Dusty Beck (the entire code enforcement department) agree there are no teeth in the city’s enforcement code and there is considerable frustration by all as how to fix it. At the request of Beck, the city council held a workshop […]

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Walton County Legislative Delegation hears from local officials and residents

Mar 17th, 2017 | Comments Off on Walton County Legislative Delegation hears from local officials and residents

 By DOTTY NIST Walton County’s legislative delegation recently received comments and requests for assistance on many fronts, ranging from the environment to infrastructure to children and seniors. On Feb. 27, local officials and citizens alike got their chance to address their representatives in the Florida Legislature, State Representative Brad Drake (R-Eucheeanna) and State Senator George […]

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