Walton County Heritage Museum

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Walton County Courthouse

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Hotel DeFuniak

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

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Archive for May 5th, 2017

South Walton Seahawks Blast Bulldogs 15-1 – South Walton Soars into Postseason

May 5th, 2017 | Comments Off on South Walton Seahawks Blast Bulldogs 15-1 – South Walton Soars into Postseason

By BLAKE MCCORMICK Freeport is still a capable baseball team, just like they were back on Feb. 28 when they took South Walton to extra innings before losing 1-0. South Walton, however, is no longer the good team they were on that mild winter night. The Seahawks have turned from good…to scary good. After Dylan […]

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Dr. Devin Stephenson, new NWFSC president, addresses WRWF  

May 5th, 2017 | Comments Off on Dr. Devin Stephenson, new NWFSC president, addresses WRWF  

By DOTTY NIST “I’m very excited about the future of this institution,” Dr. Devin Stephenson, said of Northwest Florida State College (NWFSC). He serves as NWFSC president, having taken office in January. Stephenson was featured speaker at the Walton Republican Women Federated (WRWF) regular monthly meeting at Cantina Laredo on April 19.

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WCSB workshops student transportation zones

May 5th, 2017 | Comments Off on WCSB workshops student transportation zones

By ALICIA LEONARD The Walton County School Board (WCSB) held a preliminary workshop the afternoon of April 18, 2017, covering student population at different schools and transportation zoning. With some elementary schools such as Maude Saunders and West DeFuniak being slightly over capacity,

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Alaqua relocation and Stonegate proposals move forward, Inlet Beach Neighborhood Plan amendments are continued

May 5th, 2017 | Comments Off on Alaqua relocation and Stonegate proposals move forward, Inlet Beach Neighborhood Plan amendments are continued

By DOTTY NIST A proposal for the relocation of Alaqua Animal Refuge and also the Stonegate Subdivision development proposal have received nods from the Walton County Planning Commission to move forward; proposed amendments to the Inlet Beach Neighborhood Plan were continued to allow the applicants to meet with community members.

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