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 2009

COUNTY EYES REVISIONS TO BEACH DRIVING AND DOG PERMITS

Aug 14th, 2009 | 0

 By DOTTY NIST For purposes of clarification, Walton County is considering changes to its ordinances regulating driving on the beach and taking dogs on the beach. The proposed changes are at the request of the Walton County Tax Collector’s Office. The tax collector issues permits for the two activities. According to Mac Carpenter, county planning [...]

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LOCAL MAN ENVISIONS PARROT REHABILITATION PARK

Aug 14th, 2009 | 0

By JEFFREY POWELL To say you have gone to the birds would insult most people. Not so for parrot enthusiast John Bussert. Bussert, along with his wife Pamela, are in the habit of rehabilitating exotic birds that have fallen on hard times. The couple has cared for over 50 of their fine feathered friends up [...]

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JUNIOR LIFEGUARDS FINISH TRAINING WITH SWFD

Aug 14th, 2009 | 0

By LEAH STRATMANN Prior to the onset of the regular meeting of the South Walton Fire District’s (SWFD) monthly meeting, fire chief Rick Talbert and two of the department’s lifeguards took time out to recognize the achievement of area youngsters who recently completed the Junior Life Guard Program. The program began at the end of [...]

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GODDIN SIGNS WITH JEFFERSON DAVIS

Aug 14th, 2009 | Comments Off

By PATRICK CASEY Former Freeport basketball player Jamey Goddin has signed with Jefferson Davis Community College after playing last season at Northwest Florida State College as a walk-on on the men’s basketball team. Goddin saw action in 12 games while scoring five points for the Raiders, but attracted the attention of the Jefferson Davis coaches [...]

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