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Archive for December 29th, 2011

George Ralph Miller, several citizens air grievances with BCC

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By DOTTY NIST All public comments addressed to the Walton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) on Dec. 13 were unhappy ones.

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Photos 12/29/2011

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Headline news 12/29/11

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THE YEAR IN REVIEW What made the news in 2011, and photos. _____ TOURIST DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL REPORTS STRONG NUMBERS Will meet more frequently in 2012. _____ CODE ENFORCEMENT BOARD First meeting since April. _____ BCC ACCEPTS OVERSIGHT OF KELLOGG PROPERTY Ten-acre property used as nature center. _____ PAXTON TOWN COUNCIL DEC. 20 MEETING Hears report [...]

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DFS City Council to turn over background checks on city manager applicants to Walton County

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By REID TUCKER The DeFuniak Springs City Council ranked its top applicants for the city manager position just as it did several months back, but there were a few differences this time around.

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Commissioners accept oversight of Kellogg property

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By DOTTY NIST Walton County commissioners will be starting the New Year with at least one new responsibility: the management and oversight of a 10-plus acre property that had been donated eight years ago for use by the public as a nature center.

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Tourism council meets, strong numbers reported

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By DOTTY NIST “Again, we continue to see strong numbers,” South Walton Tourist Development Council (TDC) Executive Director Dawn Moliterno told council members at the council’s Dec. 13 regular quarterly meeting

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Paxton Town Council hears report on search for new businesses

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By REID TUCKER The Paxton Town Council swiftly dispensed with what little end-of-the-year business remained on its agenda by voting to continue the city’s relationship with the Walton County Economic Development Alliance (WCEDA).

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Paxton charity basketball classic hosts 14 teams, raises thousands of dollars for cancer research

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By REID TUCKER What started last year as a triple-header for charity between boys and girls teams from Paxton and Rocky Bayou grew into a three-day, 14-team invitational classic for 2011, and with that increased scope came a marked increase in funds raised for cancer research.

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Legal Notices 12/29/2011

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NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that LOUIS R. EDWARDS the holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: [...]

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Classified Ads 12/29/2011

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