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Archive for November, 2011

Supervisor of Elections Wall of Honor posts 750th photo

Nov 10th, 2011 | Comments Off

By BRUCE COLLIER Walton County Supervisor of Elections (SOE) records indicate that the Vote in Honor of a Veteran program began in October of 2011. It was initiated by Melissa Beasley, who served as Supervisor from 1999-2003. At the time, it was believed that 100 photos of veterans posted on the wall would constitute a [...]

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Walton County voting precincts consolidated

Nov 10th, 2011 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST Walton County voters will soon be getting mail from their supervisor of elections about voting precinct consolidation and changes in precinct numbers.

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Freeport claims district runner-up spot with 41-14 win at Jay

Nov 10th, 2011 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER The Freeport Bulldogs, twice the District 1-A champ in as many years, earned the runner-up spot instead, routing Jay 41-14 in their second-to-last football game of the regular season.

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U.S. Highway 331 four-lane project gets underway after formal groundbreaking

Nov 10th, 2011 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER A day-long awaited in Walton County finally came to fruition as a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday formally began the project to four-lane U.S.331.

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Wendy’s High School Heisman state winners move closer to national honors

Nov 10th, 2011 | Comments Off

Two of Florida’s most outstanding high school seniors were honored with distinguished recognition as State Winners of the 2011 Wendy’s High School Heisman Award.  Collin Myrick of Freeport High School in Freeport and Devin McDermott of Lakewood Ranch High School in Bradenton will now go on to compete for the national award that celebrates their [...]

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Legal Notices 11/10/2011

Nov 10th, 2011 | Comments Off

NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE JIMMY’S PAINT & BODY OF WALTON CO., INC. gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on 11/17/2011, 07:30 am at 14905 331 BUSINESS FREEPORT, FL 32439-3109, pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statutes. JIMMY’S PAINT & BODY OF WALTON CO., INC. reserves the right to [...]

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Classified Ads 11/10/2011

Nov 10th, 2011 | Comments Off

LIVESTOCK/livestock supplies HAY FOR SALE MOSSY HEAD $45/bale. Call to pickup 951-0809. tfc 9/1 ———————————————— PETS/ PETS SUPPLIES HAPPY JACK KENNEL SPOT: Strongest flea and tick protection. Quicker kill, longer residual. Contains NO growth regulators. Franks Cash and Carry 835-4221. www.happyjackinc.com 6tc 10/20-11/24 ———————————————— GERMAN SHEPHERD. Purebred big bone puppies. International certified registered. Call Terry [...]

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Photos of the Week 11/3/2011

Nov 5th, 2011 | Comments Off
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Headline news 11/3/2011

Nov 5th, 2011 | Comments Off

COMMISSIONERS TO DISCUSS CHAT HOLLEY TRANSACTION Summary of report on 2010 purchase. _____ FREEPORT TO PULL BACK EMERGENCY SERVICES TO CITY LIMITS Additional funding not forthcoming. _____ NEW TDC LOGO SHOWING UP ALL OVER Rebranding campaign for tourism. _____ SWHS BOYS GOLF OFF TO STATE Seahawks place second in regional. _____ SWHS SWEEPS TEAM SPOTS [...]

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WCTA raises double taxation, fire response issues

Nov 5th, 2011 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST Members of the Walton County Taxpayers Association (WCTA) recently opened a conversation with the county commission about double taxation and other issues related to fire departments and districts in Walton County.

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