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 March, 2011

Photos of the Week 3/17/2011

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Classifieds 3/17/2011

Mar 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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Headline news 3/17/11

Mar 17th, 2011 | Comments Off

SCHOOL DISTRICT MEDIATES WITH UNION Hopes to resolve impasse. _____ TO CLOSE OR NOT TO CLOSE? Argyle post office under study. _____ COFFIELD WILL NOT SEEK RE-ELECTION DFS City Council March 14 meeting. _____ HISTORY AND ANTIQUE CAR SHOW Walton County’s past on display. _____ MURDER IN SANTA ROSA BEACH Suspect surrenders in Mississippi. _____ [...]

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DFS City Council: Coffield announces he won’t seek re-election

Mar 17th, 2011 | Comments Off

By ASHLEY AMASON In a brief meeting of the DeFuniak Springs City Council on March 14, Curtis Chastain of Tipton, Marler, Garner and Chastain CPA Group presented the annual audit. Chastain noted the City has $131,000 of net assets and deemed their findings an “overall good report.” Councilman Wayne Graham echoed Chastain’s comment and applauded [...]

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History, Antiques, and Tractors

Mar 17th, 2011 | Comments Off

Story and photos by ALICIA LEONARD Young or old, male or female, resident or visitor, the 2011 Walton County History Fair, Antique Farm Day and Tractor Pull had a little something for everyone to enjoy. Whether getting informed about what and who shaped this great county, visiting with vendors, showing off your tractor-pulling skills or [...]

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Mission Play Park opens in Santa Rosa Beach

Mar 17th, 2011 | Comments Off

Story and photos by DOTTY NIST In Santa Rosa Beach on March 10, the opening of something new to the area was celebrated, a children’s public playground with swings, climbing equipment, slides, seesaws, and a number of other activities.

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Freeport and Walton County at odds over Fire Department funding

Mar 17th, 2011 | Comments Off

By BEN GRAFTON At the Freeport Council meeting of March 8 Mayor Mickey Marse opened a discussion about the cost of fire protection.

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School district/union impasse goes to mediation

Mar 17th, 2011 | Comments Off

By ASHLEY AMASON The Walton County School District and teachers’ unions, both instructional and education support professionals (ESP), have reached an impasse in negotiating the 2010-11 collective bargaining agreement.

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Anderson strikes out 11 to pave the way for 3-1 Walton victory over P.C. Arnold

Mar 17th, 2011 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER Angus Anderson’s stellar performance from the mound and solid contribution at the plate prevented Walton’s second game this season against Panama City Arnold from being decided by pure, blind chance.

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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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