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Archive for April, 2008

Sheriff asks Governor to intervene

Apr 13th, 2008 | Comments Off

By ALICIA LEONARD After the Walton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) were unable to discuss Walton County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO)’s last request to reconsider returning funds to pay for a new 911 system, due to the legal need for the request to be discussed in a scheduled public hearing, Sheriff Ralph Johnson requested intervention [...]

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Freeport baseball squad wins 7th in a row

Apr 13th, 2008 | Comments Off

By PATRICK CASEY The Freeport Bulldogs scored nine runs in the first two innings as they defeated the Paxton Bobcats 9-4 in a Wednesday afternoon contest last week.

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Police seek missing 14-year-old

Apr 13th, 2008 | 0

The DeFuniak Springs Police Department (DFSPD) is seeking information in reference to the location of Dyani Michelle Johnson. Dyani was last seen at approximately 10 a.m. on March 27 by her grandmother. Dyani’s grandmother said that Dyani had completed her chores and had left the house. Her family has had no contact with Dyani since [...]

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DeFuniak Springs municipal election results

Apr 13th, 2008 | Comments Off

By BRUCE COLLIER The April 8 municipal election results for DeFuniak Springs are as follows. In the race for City Council seat 1, incumbent Don Harrison received 257 votes and Billy Deisler got 179 votes.

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