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Archive for April, 2017

Walton softball playoff bound

Apr 26th, 2017 | Comments Off on Walton softball playoff bound

By PATRICK CASEY and BLAKE MCCORMICK The Walton softball team has won 11 straight games and last week wrapped up the regular season championship in District 1 of Class 5A by posting an 11-0 victory over Panama City Bay on Friday night. Walton finished 4-0 in district competition and will host the district tournament next […]

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DeFuniak Springs EDC makes recommendation to council to move forward with Mainstreet program

Apr 26th, 2017 | Comments Off on DeFuniak Springs EDC makes recommendation to council to move forward with Mainstreet program

By ALICIA LEONARD “The Mainstreet program although not a grant is a technical support program through federal and state lines that has a coordinator that helps communities like DeFuniak Springs bring the Mainstreet program into being” DeFuniak Springs Grant Writer and Coordinator Chris Mitchell told the DeFuniak Springs Economic Development Committee (DFSEDC) at their April […]

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Davis resigns as Walton County attorney

Apr 26th, 2017 | Comments Off on Davis resigns as Walton County attorney

  Lasting longer than many that came the few years before him, Mark Davis turned in his resignation letter as county attorney to Walton County officials April 17, 2017. Davis said in the letter that it had been an honor to serve the commissioners but had received a job opportunity that he felt was in […]

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April 20, 2017

Apr 20th, 2017 | Comments Off on April 20, 2017

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR WALTON COUNTY, FLORIDA JUVENILE DIVISION CASE NO: 2015-DP-140 IN THE INTEREST OF: J.J.T.B., DOB: 5/9/00 J.L.B, DOB: 9/13/01 NOTICE OF TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS ADVISORY HEARING THE STATE OF FLORIDA TO:   James Blair YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that a Petition under oath has been filed in the […]

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South Walton baseball closes in on top seed

Apr 18th, 2017 | Comments Off on South Walton baseball closes in on top seed

By PATRICK CASEY A two run home run by Adam Richards in the bottom of the third inning and a solid pitching performance by Taylor Collier helped the South Walton baseball team to a 5-2 home victory over Jay on April 5 in a District 3, Class A contest. The Seahawks, who are 7-0 in […]

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Completion of expanded Walton U.S. 331 bay bridge and new public park celebrated

Apr 18th, 2017 | Comments Off on Completion of expanded Walton U.S. 331 bay bridge and new public park celebrated

By DOTTY NIST “There are many so many things we have to look forward to in Northwest Florida, nothing greater than this bridge,” said State Senator George Gainer (R-Panama City) told a large group of citizens, state and local officials and other dignitaries on April 7. The occasion marked the long-awaited completion of the new […]

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April 13, 2017

Apr 18th, 2017 | Comments Off on April 13, 2017

CASE NO: 2016-0226TD NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: GEORGE STANLEY, the holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as […]

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Headline news 4/6/17

Apr 13th, 2017 | Comments Off on Headline news 4/6/17

BCC VOTES TO PURCHASE FREEPORT PROPERTY For single location of Planning Department _____ CUSTOMARY USE BEACH ORDINANCE NOW IN EFFECT Injunction attempts fail in lawsuits _____ COURT REMOVES CINDY MEADOWS AND LARRY JONES FROM LAWSUIT Laird v. Walton County _____ WALTON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT HONORS ANDERSON Dedication of Walton Initiative for Success _____ PAXTON ATHLETIC […]

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DeFuniak Springs Marvel of Flight helps kids imagination fly

Apr 13th, 2017 | Comments Off on DeFuniak Springs Marvel of Flight helps kids imagination fly
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Strong line of storms move through Walton County

Apr 13th, 2017 | Comments Off on Strong line of storms move through Walton County
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