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Archive for February, 2011

Lady Pirates beat Baker 46-19 for seventh consecutive district championship

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By REID TUCKER Winning district titles is practically a non-issue for the Ponce de Leon Lady Pirates.

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Legal Notices 2/10/2011

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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR WALTON COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO: 2010-001197-CA WYNDHAM VACATION RESORTS, INC., F/K/A FAIRFIELD RESORTS, INC., F/K/A FAIRFIELD COMMUNITIES, INC. A DELAWARE CORPORATION Plaintiff, vs. GREEN L. DAVIS, et al.; Defendant(s) NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to the Final Judgment of [...]

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Photos of the Week 2/10/2011

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Headline news 2/10/11

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FUNERAL SERVICE HONORS SLAIN OFFICER Col. Greg Malloy killed in line of duty. _____ OFFICIALS GET BACK TO NATURE E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center hosts Coley, Gaetz and Drake. _____ SCHOOL BOARD RESCINDS “NO-WALK” RULE Informed of new data system. _____ BLACK TIE AND BLUE JEANS HONORS THE GIPPER G.O.P. gala honors 100th birthday of Ronald [...]

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Comrades pay tribute to fallen officer

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Story and photos by BRUCE COLLIER Col. Greg Malloy was killed in the course of a manhunt last week for murder suspect Wade Williams. Malloy, an officer with Holmes County Correctional Institute’s K-9 unit, died of injuries sustained during an exchange of gunfire with Williams last Wednesday. Another Department of Corrections officer, Arthur Teal, was [...]

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Demand increases on food pantry, progress on services made

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By LEAH STRATMANN The needs of the rural poor continue to increase as seasonal work disappears and the after effects of a tepid summer season unable to provide the usual number of people with jobs has a domino effect on need.

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Officials Visit E.O. Wilson Biophelia Center

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Story and photos by BEN GRAFTON On  Monday, Jan. 31 and Tuesday, Feb. 1 the E. O. Wilson Biophilia Center at Nokuse Plantation, just east of Freeport, was host for visits by two groups of  Florida state representatives and educators. On Monday Rep. Matt Gaetz and Rep. Brad Drake visited the center and on Tuesday [...]

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WCSB rescinds no-walk action

Feb 10th, 2011 | 0

By ASHLEY AMASON The Walton County School Board rescinded action taken at the Jan. 18 meeting in which members unanimously voted not to allow students who elected to take the performance based exit option by passing grade 10 FCAT and the GED walk at graduation ceremonies.

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Paxton Girls Win District Title

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by PATRICK CASEY The Paxton Lady Bobcats never get tired of winning district championships as attested by their seventh consecutive basketball title as they defeated Bethlehem on Saturday night 53-34 to earn a home game in the opening round of the Class A playoffs.

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Legal Notices 2/3/2011

Feb 3rd, 2011 | 0

N THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR WALTON COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE No. 66-2010-CA-001275 RBC BANK (USA) FKA RBC CENTURA BANK, Plaintiff, vs. MEYER, JR., HERBERT H., et al., Defendants NOTICE OF ACTION TO: UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF JERRY R. LAHR LOT 3 BLOCK A WHISPERING OAKS SUBDIVISION DESTIN, FL 32550 UNKNOWN SPOUSE [...]

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