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Archive for August 25th, 2011

Photos of the Week 9/25/2011

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Headline news 8/25/11

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DFS CITY COUNCIL AUG. 22 MEETING Controversial zoning ordinance comes to vote. _____ PAXTON HOLDS BUDGET WORKSHOP Budget stays balanced, but feels lower state revenue impact. _____ PAXTON TOWN COUNCIL AUG. 16 MEETING Adopts resolutions, accepts bids, may sue. _____ WCSB AUG. 16 MEETING Dress code questions start out the year. _____ FREEPORT HOLDS SECOND [...]

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DFS City Council lays crematorium debate to rest

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By REID TUCKER The DeFuniak Springs City Council at last washed its hands of the crematorium debate by voting unanimously in favor of repealing Ordinance No. 801 and adopting Ordinance No. 805.

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Dress code questions start out school board year

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By ALICIA LEONARD The Walton County School Board met in their regularly scheduled meeting on Aug. 16. After the invocation and pledge led by school board member Faye Leddon, Walton School Superintendent Carlene Anderson announced the new school year had started out smoothly. “it was almost like without a hitch, we started back again,” she [...]

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Sheriff says charity rodeo enriches Paxton community, supports diabetes research

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By REID TUCKER A summer thunderstorm delayed the start of Paxton’s inaugural Ride for a Cure Rodeo but the weather did little to dampen the enthusiasm of the hundreds of fans that attended the first-annual charity event.

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Paxton council adopts resolutions, accepts bids and may sue over a delinquent water bill

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By REID TUCKER The Paxton Town Council passed two resolutions, accepted a bid to renew the permit for the wastewater treatment facility and voted to send a water customer a certified letter explaining the Council’s intention to sue, if necessary, over an unpaid bill. The Council held its regular monthly meeting on Aug. 16.

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South Walton Fire District holds budget workshop

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By DOTTY NIST Fire District Chief Rick Talbert told community members that the South Walton Fire District (SWFD) is “committed to resetting to that new normal, whatever it is.”

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Classified Ads 8/25/2011

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