Walton County Heritage Museum

Learn more about the history of Walton County

Train Depot Museum

Walton County Courthouse

Growing to meet the needs of the community

Courthouse

Lake DeFuniak

One of only two perfectly round lakes in the world

Fun and relaxation

Hotel DeFuniak

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

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Archive for 2012

Photos of the Week 1/5/2012

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Headline news 1/5/2012

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HAPPY 187TH, WALTON COUNTY! Lane and Brenda Rees celebrate at Eastern Lake. _____ DFS CITY STAFF TO PERFORM APPLICANT BACKGROUND CHECKS City manager decision process proceeding. _____ HILTON SANDESTIN BEACH BASKETBALL BLOWOUT Freeport boys post 3-1, Paxton finishes fourth. _____ GAMBLING ON THE FUTURE? Gambling expansion bill could impact local area. _____ BAY BRIDGE TASK [...]

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Countdown continues with Walton County’s 187th birthday

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Story and photos by DOTTY NIST Perfect Florida Panhandle weather for late December set the stage for the annual celebration of the founding of Walton County.

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DFS City Council decides to have city staff do city manager background checks

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By REID TUCKER The DeFuniak Springs City Council voted unanimously to have background checks on applicants for the city manager position be handled in-house, rather than by Walton County.

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Bay bridge task force sets meetings

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By DOTTY NIST The panel set up to evaluate options for funding the $75 million local match that is being required for the four laning of the U.S. 331 Choctawhatchee Bay bridge is scheduled to hold its first meeting at 8:30 a.m. on Jan. 5 at the South Walton Tourist Development Council office.

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Sign Ordinance Committee meets before making recommendations to DFS City Council

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By REID TUCKER The DeFuniak Springs Sign Ordinance Committee held a brief meeting on Jan. 2, allowing the public a final say before the committee submits its final recommendation to the DeFuniak Springs City Council next week.

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Gambling expansion bill could impact local area

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By DOTTY NIST Could casino gambling come to Walton County? A bill recently filed in the Florida Legislature, if passed, would open up that possibility.

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Legal Notices 1-05-2012

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RFQ: 012-004 LEGAL COUNSEL Walton County is seeking an attorney or law firm to provide legal counsel to the Board of County Commissioners, hereinafter referred to as the “County”.  RFQ closes on January 9, 2012 no later than 4:00PM local time.  Last date to submit any questions in writing will be by Noon local time [...]

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Classified Ads 1-05-2012

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PETS/ PETS SUPPLIES Just in time for Christmas GERMAN SHEPHERD. Purebred big bone puppies. International certified registered. Call Terry @ 835-2163.tfc 11/3 ———————————————— FOR SALE 2-YEAR OLD 1,000 LB black bull. Can be led by rope to tie up. $800. 850-956-2491. 1tp 12/29 ———————————————— Free -HELP BUMPER STICKER…U is Kind…U is Smart…U is Important. 14 [...]

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