Walton County Heritage Museum

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One of only two perfectly round lakes in the world

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Hotel DeFuniak

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Archive for 2011

Photos of the Week 8/18/2011

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Headlines 8 18 2011

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BCC AUGUST 9 ROLL CALL Main agenda items and measures taken. _____ BCC POSTPONES DECISION ON CODE ENFORCEMENT BOARD More discussion to be held on proposed changes. _____ BCC APPROVES SMALL SCALE AMENDMENTS Includes new Dollar General in Santa Rosa Beach. _____ BCC SETS RANKING FOR NRDA PROJECTS “Wish list” for BP funding chosen. _____ [...]

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Classified Ads 8 18 2011

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Officials delay decision on code enforcement board

Aug 18th, 2011 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST County commissioners will engage in more discussion before considering any changes to the Walton County Code Enforcement Board (CEB), including replacing the board with a special magistrate.

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Freeport Town Planters get keys to the Blount House

Aug 18th, 2011 | Comments Off

By BEN GRAFTON At the City Council meeting of Aug. 9, Becky Buxton, of the Freeport Town Planters, addressed the Council saying the Planters, which were organized in 1991 with the encouragement of the mayor and Council, were proud that the mayor and Council have such interest in the town and its people.

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Boat slips, gun club clear planning commission

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By DOTTY NIST The Walton County Planning Commission has recommended approval of seven new boat slips in the Daugette subdivision area, a gun club near DeFuniak Springs, and eight small-scale amendment requests involving land use classification changes to parcels in various areas of the county.

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Redd sings for your supper

Aug 18th, 2011 | Comments Off

By ALICIA LEONARD Some people know what they are going to be from the time that are little. Redd Vizard is one of those people blessed by knowing her passion from an early age. “I have been singing since I was a little girl. I started with the hairbrush as a microphone in the mirror, [...]

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New Dr. Daniel H. Simmons Health Clinic serving limited access patients

Aug 18th, 2011 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER Freeport’s Community Health Center, named the Dr. Daniel H. Simmons Health Clinic, aims to continue its namesake’s legacy of providing quality health care to populations with limited access to it.

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Commissioners set ranking for NRDA projects

Aug 18th, 2011 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST As requested by the state, Walton County commissioners have selected the top five projects on the county’s “wish list” for potential funding by BP and have set priority rankings for those projects.

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