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Archive for September 25th, 2009

SIGN WORKSHOP TRIES TO BALANCE BUSINESS NEEDS AND CITY CODES

Sep 25th, 2009 | 0

By ALICIA LEONARD Leaders from the DeFuniak Springs business community, City Council and staff members met on Sept. 21 to discuss the culmination of several previous meetings’ work to try and find a balance between city codes and the need for local businesses to advertise with signs and other decorations to draw customers. Local business [...]

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FOND FAREWELLS AT BELL’S RETIREMENT

Sep 25th, 2009 | 0

By ASHLEY AMASON County Administrator Ronnie Bell received the fondest farewells from friends and colleagues at a retirement party held at the Walton County Courthouse, Sept. 22. Following Bell’s comment, “When I retire I’m going to sit on my front porch and play guitar like Andy Griffith,” County Commissioner Larry Jones presented Bell with an [...]

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SPRING PLAYING PLANNED FOR SOUTH WALTON

Sep 25th, 2009 | 0

By LEAH STRATMANN Sometimes a great notion coupled with a great deal of patience results in something an entire community can use, enjoy, and be proud of. Take the case of a group of women, mothers all, who came up with the idea of trying to get a park in the south end of the [...]

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FENCE OF FLAGS

Sep 25th, 2009 | 0

By ALICIA LEONARD The South Walton Fire Department SWFD was the beneficiary of the second annual Fence of Flags event hosted by the Artists at Gulf Place. According to the SWFD, “This creative art display and fundraiser was successful last year with the donated proceeds from the event going to the South Walton Fire District’s [...]

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