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Archive for September, 2011

Photos of the Week 9/29/2011

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Headline News 9/29/2011

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DFS CITY COUNCIL TALKS ECONOMIC STIMULATION “Retiree-friendly community” proposal. _____ WALTON COUNTY BUDGET FINALIZED Just under $93.6 million for FY 2011-12 _____ TDC IS SITE-SEEKING Looking at land on south side of U.S. 98 _____ PAXTON TOWN COUNCIL VOTES TO GO ONLINE City website, Facebook page by end of month. _____ SWFD HAS PRODUCTIVE WEEK [...]

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DeFuniak Springs City Council discusses attracting retirees to stimulate economic growth

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By REID TUCKER A proposal put before the DeFuniak Springs City Council indicated that making the city a “retiree-friendly community” for baby boomers could be a catalyst to expand local business opportunities.

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Paxton Town Council votes to launch city website

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By REID TUCKER Access to Paxton city government will soon be just a few keystrokes or clicks of a mouse away because the city is officially going online.

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TDC pursuing new visitor center site

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By DOTTY NIST South Walton Tourist Development Council (TDC) Executive Director Dawn Moliterno provided a report on Sept. 13 to county commissioners on plans for a new site for the TDC office and on other tourism-related matters.

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Walton County School Board meets

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By ALICIA LEONARD The Walton County School Board met at their regularly scheduled meeting on Sept. 20, 2011.

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Freeport’s QB Moore scores four touchdowns in 49-40 victory over Mobile’s St. Luke’s Episcopal

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By REID TUCKER The Freeport Bulldogs didn’t know they were in for a war when they stepped off the bus in Mobile, Ala. to face St. Luke’s Episcopal, but that is without a doubt what they got.

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SWFD has productive week

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By LEAH STRATMANN There’s an old song about giving a little, taking a little and letting your heart break a little, which accurately sums up events at last week’s South Walton Fire District (SWFD) board meeting.

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Freeport accepts Hammock Bay streets

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By BEN GRAFTON At the Freeport City Council meeting of Sept. 22, Mayor Mickey Marse opened a discussion about the city accepting maintenance responsibility for the streets in the Hammock Bay development.

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Classified Ads 9/29/2011

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AUCTION AUCTION: Saturday, October 8th 10:00 A.M. Preview 8:00 A.M. ‘til auction. Panhandle Opry Auditorium – Mossy Head, FL. (GPS: 657 DeShazo Rd. Crestview FL 32539) No Reserve, No Buyer’s Premium, Everything Will Be Sold! Industrial Supply Liquidation: (New Inventory) Bissell and Dirt Devil Bagless Vacuums, Heavy Duty Pedestal Fans, Tyvek Coveralls, Hard Hats, Cases [...]

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