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 2011

Classifieds 3/10/2011

Mar 10th, 2011 | Comments Off

AUCTIONS AUCTION: FRIDAY MARCH 11th 6:00 P.M. Panhandle Opry Auditorium – Mossy Head, FL. (GPS: 657 DeShazo Rd. Crestview, FL 32539) ANTIQUE STORE LIQUIDATION & MANY CONSIGNMENTS • SHOWCASES – (5) lighted, mirrored, wood, w/glass doors & shelves w/bottom storage (6’3”W x 7’ 6”H) • Lighted 3 pc. “U” shaped w/glass front & top w/bottom [...]

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Photos of the Week 3/10/2011

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Headline News 3/10/11

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COUNTY ADOPTS EAR-BASED AMENDMENTS Measure of county Comp Plan’s effectiveness. _____ CYPRESS CATTLE AND PRODUCE Freeport business sells produce, timber, homemade goods. _____ WATER DANCING Florida Waterways Dance Projects celebrates state lakes and streams. _____ WALTON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT WINS RACE TO THE TOP APPROVAL Will receive nearly $800,000 over four years. _____ SCHOOL BOARD [...]

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Walton County adopts EAR-based amendments

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By DOTTY NIST Approved at a March 1 final adoption hearing was a package of amendments implementing Walton County’s Evaluation and Appraisal Report (EAR), which was approved by the state in 2007.

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Freeport’s new produce entrepreneur

Mar 10th, 2011 | Comments Off

Story and photos by BEN GRAFTON Recently a new business, Cypress Cattle and Produce, opened a store on U.S. 331 just south of its intersection with SR-20 in Freeport. This store which offers fresh produce for sale is operated by the Langford family from a farm that spreads across Walton and Holmes County lines a [...]

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Let’s Play Ball in Freeport!

Mar 10th, 2011 | Comments Off

Story and photos by BEN GRAFTON On Saturday, March 5, Freeport Youth Sports got off to a running start for the baseball season with a parade with floats carrying each team from Freeport Middle School to the Freeport Regional Sports Complex, which looked to be in excellent condition and where opening day ceremonies were held.

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Freeport Softball Grabs First Win

Mar 10th, 2011 | Comments Off

By PATRICK CASEY The Freeport Bulldogs softball team scored seven runs in the fourth inning to propel the squad to a 13-7 win over South Walton High School on Friday night. Freeport, which had lost the first nine games of the regular season, pounded out 14 hits as Taylor Taunton had four of them plus [...]

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Walton Softball Defeats PDL 7-4

Mar 10th, 2011 | Comments Off

By PATRICK CASEY The Walton Braves softball team got home runs from Chelsea Hurley and Treasa Herndon in the top of the first inning to build a 3-0 lead that the team would not relinquish on the way to a 7-4 win in Ponce de Leon.

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Paxton devastates Pensacola Christian 10-0 in five innings

Mar 10th, 2011 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER Josh McLaney and Zach Forehand threw a combined no-hitter as the Bobcats rolled on an overwhelming 10-0 victory over visiting Pensacola Christian.

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