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Archive for 2009

LEGALS…AUGUST 27, 2009

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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR WALTON COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO.: 09CP000053 IN RE: ESTATE OF DONNA KAY ODOM Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The ancillary administration of the estate of Donna Kay Odom, deceased, File Number 09CP000053, whose date of death was December 9, 2007, is pending in the Circuit Court for Walton County, [...]

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CLASSIFIEDS…AUGUST 27, 2009

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WANTED WILL PAY CASH for used, empty propane tanks. Will pick up at no cost. Call Eric at 850-951-1151. 1tc 8/27 ——————————————————————— HUNTING MEMBERSHIP Attention hunters Looking for members for Alabama Hunting Club. Call 386-776-1143 for more information. tfc 6/11 ——————————————————————— MUSICIANS WANTED DRUMMER BAND LEADER seeking fellow musicians to jam with for possible jazz, [...]

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PHOTOS…AUGUST 27, 2009

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  JEFFREY ALLEN YATES in custody for alleged murder of Gaskin woman.

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  WALTON STUDENTS WALK Braves Boulevard on the first floor of the facility to change classes on Monday.

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  FREEPORT WORKED on the passing game last week as a receiver struggled to make the catch in double coverage.

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  WHS PRINCIPAL RUSSELL HUGHES addressed students during their first lunch period as to the rules for the facility. Hughes noted a very smooth start to the school year at the new campus.

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  JEFF KOTTKAMP, Florida lieutenant governor, addresses the Aug. 19 meeting of the Walton Republican Women Federated in Miramar Beach.

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HEADLINES…AUGUST 27, 2009

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GASKIN HOMICIDE SUSPECT CAPTURED Arrested near Laurel Hill. DFS BUDGET SLASHED Austerity urged in pending budget. BACK TO SCHOOL IN WALTON COUNTY Students return to old and new schools. SCHOOL BOARD MEETING Approves cell phones on buses, reviews summer youth program. VISIONING TASK FORCE PUBLIC MEETING Talks role of culture and heritage in county planning. [...]

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BUDGET GETS SLASHED AND EL CHARO GETS BOUNCED BACK TO PLANNING BOARD

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By ALICIA LEONARD Back-to-back budget workshops and City Hall meetings revealed a reverse consensus on budget cuts by the DeFuniak Springs City Council and the need for clarifications on behalf of the DeFuniak Springs Planning Board over a request for a local tavern. Mayor Pro Tempore James Huffman was not able to participate in the [...]

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SUSPECT ARRESTED IN GASKIN HOMICIDE

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On Aug. 20,  the suspect in last week’s murder of a Gaskin Community resident was arrested and taken into custody. At around 5:15 p.m. on Aug. 20, Okaloosa County Sheriff’s deputies stopped Jeffrey Allen Yates north of Laurel Hill. Yates was reportedly driving the 1996 F-350, blue-colored Ford dually pick-up truck belonging to the alleged [...]

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