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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Walton boys move to 2-2

Dec 11th, 2015 | Comments Off on Walton boys move to 2-2

By PATRICK CASEY The Walton Braves got a lay-up from senior Nitro Gee as time expired to pick up a 55-54 win over Panama City Arnold on Dec. 1 as the Braves snatched victory from defeat to earn a win over the visiting Marlins. Walton had led the contest for most of the night only […]

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Paxton sweeps PDL

Dec 11th, 2015 | Comments Off on Paxton sweeps PDL

By PATRICK CASEY Friday night marked a District 1 showdown for the Paxton Lady Bobcats against the Ponce de Leon Lady Pirates while the boys’ contest set the stage for a Malone-Paxton showdown on Dec. 7.

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Local elves ride again to give Santa a hand

Dec 11th, 2015 | Comments Off on Local elves ride again to give Santa a hand

By DOTTY NIST Elves by the hundreds made the trek to the South Walton Fire District (SWFD) WaterColor Station to deliver gifts for local children who might otherwise have little or nothing under their Christmas tree this year.

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Headline News 12.4.15

Dec 4th, 2015 | Comments Off on Headline News 12.4.15

BCC APPROVES MEETING PROCEDURES             More discussion forthcoming on issue             _____   BCC GETS PLANNING DEPT. UPDATE             Talks property purchases, makes committee assignments             _____   SOUTH WALTON BEATS BAKER 55-50 IN BOYS BASKETBALL             First home game of season             _____   PAXTON WINS “FOUL-PLAGUED” BASKETBALL GAME WITH WALTON             Bobcats capture […]

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Officials get update on planning department, potential property purchases, OK board and committee assignments

Dec 4th, 2015 | Comments Off on Officials get update on planning department, potential property purchases, OK board and committee assignments

By DOTTY NIST Staff updates and action on commissioner board and committee assignments were on the agenda for the Walton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) Nov. 24 meeting at the Walton County Courthouse.

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Commissioners approve meeting procedures, more discussion to come on the issue

Dec 4th, 2015 | Comments Off on Commissioners approve meeting procedures, more discussion to come on the issue

By DOTTY NIST The Walton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) has approved a set of meeting procedures in a 4-1 vote. The decision was made at the Nov. 24 BCC regular meeting at the Walton County Courthouse.

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Seahawks outlast Baker to collect district win in season’s first home game

Dec 4th, 2015 | Comments Off on Seahawks outlast Baker to collect district win in season’s first home game

By REID TUCKER South Walton beat Baker 55-50 to pick up a district win at home, but the visiting Gators didn’t make it easy on the Seahawks.

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Paxton wins foul-plagued affair

Dec 4th, 2015 | Comments Off on Paxton wins foul-plagued affair

By PATRICK CASEY The Paxton Bobcats got big scoring performances from Zach Varnum, Grant Stewart and Garrett Bodie while surviving 42 fouls from an aggressive Walton defense to capture a 91-85 win over the Braves on Nov. 24.

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Headline news 11.12.15

Nov 13th, 2015 | Comments Off on Headline news 11.12.15

DFS CITY COUNCIL NOV. 9 MEETING More discussion on motorsports park, approves police patrol car   purchase _____ SCHOOL BOARD NOV. 3 MEETING Anderson says she will not seek fourth term _____ NATIVITY SCENE AT COURTHOUSE CHALLENGED County attorney corresponding with advocacy groups _____ TDC DESTINATION IMPROVEMENT COMMITTEE MEETING Talks possibility of distinctive bridge designs on […]

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Walton Posts 10-0 Football Season – Braves Defeat Bay High 36-3

Nov 13th, 2015 | Comments Off on Walton Posts 10-0 Football Season – Braves Defeat Bay High 36-3

By PATRICK CASEY The Walton Braves dominated the Bay High Tornadoes from start to finish as the varsity football team capped off a 10-0 regular season with a 36-3 thrashing of the Bay County squad at Tommy Oliver Stadium on Thursday night.

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