Walton County Heritage Museum

Learn more about the history of Walton County

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Walton County Courthouse

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Lake DeFuniak

One of only two perfectly round lakes in the world

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Hotel DeFuniak

Built in 1920, completely restored, the perfect place to stay!

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Archive for September 1st, 2011

Photos of the Week 9/01/2011

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Classifieds 9/01/2011

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WANTED Looking for a portable concrete mixer. Contact Richard Bacon at 951-2907. 4tp 8/25-9/15 ———————————————— LIVESTOCK/ supplies 5 AUTOMATIC Cattle Waters. $20 each. Call 892-5734 leave message.4tc  9.1-9/22 ———————————————— HAY FOR SALE MOSSY HEAD $45/bale. Call to pickup 951-0809. tfc 9/1 ———————————————— HAY FOR SALE-Coastal, new crop, fertilized, good quality. Square bales $6. each. 850-834-2000. [...]

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Headline news 9/1/11

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DFS AIRPORT IMPROVEMENTS MOVING FORWARD State, federal grants will help facilitate necessary projects. _____ ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENTS AUG. 23 MEETING Approves variance to preserve trees. _____ BCC SUPPORTS BREWERY PROPOSAL “Project Beer” a possibility in Walton County. _____ BCC THANKS FIRE RESCUE SERVICE Talks MSBUs, severance, and October marathon. _____ FREEPORT CITY COUNCIL GETS [...]

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DFS airport improvement projects made possible by federal and state grants

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By REID TUCKER Several new capital improvement projects will go a long way toward accomplishing the five-year goals laid out for the DeFuniak Springs Municipal Airport while increasing the facility’s safety.  

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Beer production facility may locate in Walton County

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By DOTTY NIST A company is interested in establishing a beer brewing operation in Walton County, and county commissioners have approved a resolution of support.

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Officials take up fire service, MSBUs, an event, and severance

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By DOTTY NIST Walton County Fire Rescue Emergency Services personnel received thanks for their efforts at the Aug. 23 Walton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) meeting.

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To the bat-cave!

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By ALICIA LEONARD Drivers traveling through the U.S. 331 overpass in DeFuniak Springs may have thought the group of parents and kids were going batty, and they would be right. The group was having lots of fun celebrating the International Year of the Bat with a bat count.

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Freeport Drops Walton in Exhibition 14-3

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By PATRICK CASEY The Freeport Bulldogs played host to the Walton Braves in the 2011 high school football Kickoff Classic on Friday night and took away a 14-3 victory.

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Jim Fowler appears at E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center

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By DOTTY NIST Jim Fowler, renowned naturalist and star of Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom and other television programs, was in Walton County on Aug. 27 for presentations at the E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center.

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