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Archive for November, 2011

Walton Middle School’s 39th annual Veterans Day Program

Nov 17th, 2011 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER Walton Middle School’s annual Veterans Day Program, in its 39th year, honored the sacrifices and service of the local men and women who served in the United States armed forces.

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Freeport finishes up 2011 season with 37-21 homecoming win against Rocky Bayou

Nov 17th, 2011 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER Freeport scored three touchdowns and a field goal before the end of the first quarter, ending the regular season by defeating Rocky Bayou Christian 37-21.

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DFS City Council moves forward with city manager application process

Nov 17th, 2011 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER Amendments to two city ordinances and a lengthy discussion regarding a possible employee termination bookended the DeFuniak Springs City Council’s Nov. 14 meeting.

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South Walton Wins Final Game

Nov 17th, 2011 | Comments Off

By PATRICK CASEY South Walton junior quarterback Drew Pfeiffer ran for 88 yards and three touchdowns as the Seahawks salvaged a win in their final game of the 2011 regular season with a 38-23 decision over Franklin County.

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Commissioners approve funding for Freeport fire response

Nov 17th, 2011 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST An interlocal agreement has been approved providing for Walton County to pay an equal share in funding the operation of Freeport’s fire department.

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Walton County meets Freeport request for fire department funding

Nov 17th, 2011 | Comments Off

By BEN GRAFTON At the Freeport City Council meeting of Nov. 8, Mayor Mickey Marse announced that he understands the Walton Board of County Commissioners approved Freeport’s request for fire department funding support by a 4 to 1 vote. With this development, there will be no force reduction and Freeport’s Fire Department will continue to [...]

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Classified Ads 11/17/2011

Nov 17th, 2011 | Comments Off

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Photos of the Week 11/10/2011

Nov 10th, 2011 | Comments Off
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Headline news 11/10/2011

Nov 10th, 2011 | Comments Off

WALTON COUNTY VOTING PRECINCTS CONSOLIDATED Intended to save taxpayers money. _____ VOTE IN HONOR OF A VETERAN HITS 750 Photo project a big success. _____ CHAMBER FIRST FRIDAY HONORS MILITARY Eglin speakers talk area involvement, economics. _____ FHS STUDENT WINS STATE HIGH SCHOOL HEISMAN Collin Myrick will go on to national competitions in NYC. _____ [...]

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S.W. Fire District preparing to sell property

Nov 10th, 2011 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST In September, Ron Romano of Beach Group Realty, who has been leasing the South Walton Fire District’s (SWFD) property on CR-395 South,  had given the South Walton Fire District notice (SWFD) that he intended to exercise his right to purchase the property. At the fire district’s Nov. 7 regular meeting, the fire [...]

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