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Archive for October 20th, 2011

Photos of the Week 10/20/2011

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Headline News 10/20/2011

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STANDLEY WITHDRAWS FROM DFS CITY MANAGER CONSIDERATION Controversy over scope of background check. _____ FREEPORT CITY COUNCIL OCT. 11 MEETING City sued for wrongful termination. _____ PLANNING COMMISSION APPROVES RESTAURANT Driftwood/Dixie restaurant gets nod, with conditions. _____ RURAL RELIEF UPDATE “Heavy” food demand expected. _____ PUBLIC WORKSHOP SET FOR FISH HATCHERY PROPOSAL Oct. 25, prior [...]

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Onset of winter brings new demands for Rural Relief

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By LEAH STRATMANN The Rural Relief food pantry will be open again on Oct. 22 from 9 a.m. until noon and pantry manager Chuck Tucker expects the food requirements to be heavy. “In the first nine quarters of 2010 that we distributed food, we served a total of 2,442 people which included 819 children under [...]

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Freeport sued in federal court

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By BEN GRAFTON At the Freeport City Council meeting of Oct. 11, City Attorney Clayton Adkinson reported that a wrongful termination law suit has been filed by John Carter against Freeport in federal court.

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Standley withdraws from consideration for DFS city manager position

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By REID TUCKER Prospective DeFuniak Springs City Manager Mike Standley withdrew himself from consideration for the position one day after a fierce debate at City Hall regarding the progress of his background check.

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Restaurant clears planning commission

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By DOTTY NIST Despite neighborhood opposition, a beachfront restaurant proposed for Scenic Gulf Drive has cleared the Walton County Planning Commission with a favorable vote and with conditions attached.

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Classified Ads 10/20/2011

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WANTED WANTED TO BUY secluded home  and 5 to 10 acres within 10 miles of DeFuniak. Ron. 892-6939.1tp 10.20 ———————————————— CASH PAIDED for good farm land with good strong water supply in Fl or Ala or North Ga. 20-50 acres or more w/house. (850)837-3428. 2tp 10/20/10/27 ———————————————— LIVESTOCK/livestock supplies HAY FOR SALE MOSSY HEAD $45/bale. [...]

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