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 2/17/2011

Feb 17th, 2011 | Comments Off

PERSONAL UNCONTESTED DIVORCE No court appearance. Including children, property, 1-877-244-2230 FloridaDivorceByMail.com ———————————————— LISTEN TO THE Country Store. Mondays-Saturdays at 9:15 a.m. on AM 1460 WZEP to buy, sell or trade, lost & found. BE LISTENING WZEP AM 1460 offers FREE yard sale signs. Listen to THE COUNTRY STORE for details or stop by 449 North [...]

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Photos of the Week 2/17/2011

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Headline News 2/17/2011

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TOUR OF HOMES AND SEASIDE YARD SALE Busy weekend in south Walton. _____ DFS CITY COUNCIL MEETS FEB. 14 Talks community redevelopment. _____ BCC APPROVES 723 WHISKEY BRAVO PROJECT Works out traffic, land use disputes. _____ FREEPORT CITY COUNCIL FEB. 8 MEETING Hears grant updates. _____ BEACH DRIVING PERMITS TO EXPAND Lottery for additional 150 [...]

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723 Whiskey Bravo garners approval

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By DOTTY NIST A new restaurant proposal for the former Wheelhouse Restaurant property in Seagrove, called 723 Whiskey Bravo, has received approval from the Walton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC).

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DeFuniak Springs City Council holds scheduled session

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By ALICIA LEONARD The DeFuniak Springs City Council held their regularly scheduled session on Feb. 14. Among items on the agenda were multiple request for fee waivers for use of facilities and equipment from non-profits, a discussion on downtown redevelopment, and community redevelopment area findings of necessity and plan with negotiation committee recommendations.

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Freeport Council hears updates on grants

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By BEN GRAFTON For the first order of business at the Freeport City Council meeting of Feb. 8, City Planner Latilda Henninger presented the second readings of proposed ordinances to adopt a Small Scale Amendment to the Comprehensive Plan and a zoning change for a 3.1 acre parcel off of Bay Loop Road owned by [...]

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Walton County Special Olympians headed to Greece

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By JEFFREY POWELL Later this summer in Athens, Greece more than 7,500 athletes from 185 countries around the world will converge on the most historic site in the history of Olympic sport for the 2011 Special Olympics World Summer Games. This gathering will be the largest sporting event of the year. The games are a [...]

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Lottery planned for new beach driving permits

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By DOTTY NIST As envisioned, the Walton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) has voted to expand permitting in the county’s beach driving program–by what is considered a number of additional permits in keeping with maintaining safety on the short stretches of beachfront where driving is allowed.

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PDL Girls Defeat Holmes County

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By PATRICK CASEY The Ponce de Leon girls basketball team used a hot start to hold off county rival Holmes County in an opening round Class 2A playoff game on Thursday night by a 53-28 count.

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Paxton shuts down Aucilla Christian to secure state semi-final rematch

Feb 17th, 2011 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER There’s no other way to put it: Aucilla Christian simply had no counter for the combined onslaught of Paxton’s Alyssa Dupree and Krysten Cuchens.

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