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Archive for May 22nd, 2009

LEGALS…MAY 21, 2009

May 22nd, 2009 | Comments Off

TDA#09TX2159 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that DENZEL J. DOCKERY the holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as [...]

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LEGALS…MAY 14, 2009

May 22nd, 2009 | Comments Off

TDA#09TX2159 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that DENZEL J. DOCKERY the holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as [...]

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CLASSIFIED ADS…MAY 21, 2009

May 22nd, 2009 | Comments Off

PETS/PET SUPPLIES FOR SALE: 5 MALES HUSKY HYBRID WOLF PUPPIES. Born March 31, 2009. Ready to go. $250. 892-5241. 4tp 5/9-5/30 —————————————————————————— ROTTWEILER PUPPIES. 7 wks-old, veterinarian checked. 1st shots, 2 females, 3 males. $250. 850-892-4418. 2tp 5/14-5/21 —————————————————————————— FOR SALE BLUE BIRD HOUSES for sale.$7.50 each. Call 836-4583. —————————————————————————— Alice’s Antiques, Collectibles & Used [...]

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CLASSIFIED ADS…MAY 14,2009

May 22nd, 2009 | Comments Off

HUNTING MEMBERSHIPS FOR SALE Taking new members for hunting club, east of Florala, AL. Limited members for more information. 1-850-978-1044. 3tp 4/30-5/14 ———————————————————————————– CAMPGROUND  MEMBERSHIP CAMPGROUND MEMBERSHIP for sale. Platinum membership in beautiful 5-star RV park in Northwest Florida. Superior management and amenities. Call for details. 850-217-1510. 1tp 5/14 ———————————————————————————– EMPLOYMENT WANTED UNEMPLOYED CHRISTIAN BOAT [...]

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PHOTOS…May 21, 2009

May 22nd, 2009 | 0

  POWER TRIO, (l-r), Brenda Baker, Marcus Baldwin, and Tanya Durham are leaders among a team of organizers and workers that put together the third annual May Day Celebration, held May 16 at Gene Hurley Park in DeFuniak Springs. A committee made up of area citizens and community leaders organized the third annual May Day [...]

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May 22nd, 2009 | 0

  “I KNEW from the time I was eight years old that I wanted to be an Olympian,” said Kim Chace-May recently from her DeFuniak Springs home. Little did she know then that she would realize her dream, not once, but twice. After traveling extensively throughout the southeastern United States performing in countless events, Chace-May, [...]

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May 22nd, 2009 | 0

  PLANS ARE UNDERWAY for Walton County to acquire a unique north central-county site for public recreational use and other purposes. Located six miles east of Paxton near the Alabama line, the 34-acre Natural Bridge Springs and Creek property is named for a limestone arch formation created by the springs running under a road. Always [...]

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HEADLINES…MAY 21, 2009

May 22nd, 2009 | 0

MCCOY FACES POSSIBLE DEATH PENALTY Alleged shooter indicted in April 10 killing. BCC ROLL CALL Major issues, votes taken at May 11 meeting. COUNTY PLANS TO PURCHASE NATURAL BRIDGE Identifies funds, starts process. SWINE FLU UPDATE Confirmed cases in Florida. MAY DAY/PLAY DAY AT GENE HURLEY PARK People, Places & Things. COUNTY SEEKS TO RESTORE [...]

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McCOY INDICTED FOR MURDER, STATE TO SEEK DEATH PENALTY

May 22nd, 2009 | Comments Off

McCoy indicted for murder, state to seek death penalty Thomas Ford McCoy, accused in the April 10 shooting death of Baker resident Curtis Brown, has been indicted on a charge of first degree premeditated murder with a firearm. A Walton County grand jury returned the indictment on May 11 before Circuit Judge Kelvin Wells. State [...]

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EMPTY BEDS EQUALS LESS REVENUE

May 22nd, 2009 | 0

By LEAH STRATMANN While the number of visitors to the area decreased 21.5 percent from March of 2008 to March of 2009, the news wasn’t all bad, according to records kept by the South Walton Tourist Development Council (TDC) and provided last week at the monthly meeting of TDC. Filling in for the missing treasurer, [...]

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