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Archive for 2012

Headline News 11.8.2012

Nov 8th, 2012 | Comments Off

SCOVILLE SUES CITY OF DEFUNIAK SPRINGS Alleges unconstitutionality of city drug test policy. _____ FREEPORT COUNCIL WORKSHOP ON PERSONNEL ISSUES Employee duties, responsibilities and evaluations discussed. _____ COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR POST ATTRACTS WIDE FIELD Forty-eight applicants from near and far. _____ WALTON UPSETS EAST GADSDEN 17-14 Braves victorious in overtime. _____ FREEPORT ROUTS JAY “Crushing” 46-7 [...]

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Former Planning Director files federal lawsuit against city of DeFuniak Springs

Nov 8th, 2012 | Comments Off

By BRUCE COLLIER Former DeFuniak Springs Planning Director Greg Scoville has filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida alleging various violations of his constitutional rights, arising out of his dismissal for refusing to submit to a random drug test. The action was filed Oct. 31, with Scoville as [...]

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Freeport Council Workshop addresses personnel issues

Nov 8th, 2012 | Comments Off

By BEN GRAFTON A lengthy discussion about different personnel matters occupied the Freeport City Council members at their workshop on Nov. 1, at which City Clerk Robin Haynes led off by presenting a draft version of a city organization flow chart to illustrate the assignment of each employee within each of the city’s departments.

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Freeport routs Jay to head into the postseason for the fourth time in four years

Nov 8th, 2012 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER Friday, Nov. 2 was a big night for the Freeport Bulldogs for several reasons, not least of which was a crushing 46-7 win against the Jay Royals.

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Walton Upsets East Gadsden in Overtime 17-14

Nov 8th, 2012 | Comments Off

By PATRICK CASEY The Walton Braves pulled a huge upset in their final game of the 2012 season as senior Andrew Shipman’s 19-yard field goal on the final play of the first overtime period handed the home team a 17-14 victory over District 1, Class 4A champion East Gadsden.

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Walton Volleyball Tops Godby

Nov 8th, 2012 | Comments Off

By PATRICK CASEY The Walton Lady Braves survived a furious rally by Tallahassee Godby on Oct. 30 as the host squad captured a five set win over the Cougars in an opening round Class 4A state volleyball playoff game.

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Legal Notices 11.8.2012

Nov 8th, 2012 | Comments Off

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR WALTON COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 12CA667 BURNEY L. REDDICK and MINERVA L. REDDICK, husband and wife, Plaintiff, v. TOMAS G. GUARDIA and HELBER VANEGAS, Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION TO: HELBER VANEGAS YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on [...]

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Classified Ads 11.8.2012

Nov 8th, 2012 | Comments Off

SILENT AUCTION FOR SALE: 1948 Ford pick-up. Can be roadworthy with new battery, tires, and tune-up. To be sold at silent auction on Saturday, Nov 10 at Countryside Festival, 353 Juniper Lake Road. For more information, call 830-5051. 1tc 11/8 —————————————– PETS/PET SUPPLIES REGISTERED Redbone Hound puppies. $250. Now accepting deposits. Only 5 males left [...]

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