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

Legal Notices 12.13.2012

Dec 14th, 2012 | Comments Off

TDA#12TX120138 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that CB INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENTS 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 [...]

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Headline News 12.13.2012

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DFS CITY COUNCIL DEC. 10 MEETING Selects top candidates for finance director job. _____ DFS CHRISTMAS PARADE Lots of candy, beads and Christmas spirit. _____ FREEPORT CHRISTMAS PARADE Biggest ever features two marching bands. _____ SCHOOL BOARD MEETS DEC. 4 Approves raises for staff and teachers. _____ TOURIST DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL WORKSHOPS HELD Attendees bring questions [...]

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DFS City Council selects top candidates for finance director position

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By REID TUCKER The DeFuniak Springs City Council didn’t just select candidates for the recently vacated finance director position, it also voted to slow down the hiring process in order to get to know them better.

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Community wants more interaction with TDC, better planning

Dec 14th, 2012 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST “What the TDC ‘sells’, is what we the people here have saved…and I think that deserves to be heard,” proclaimed Claire Bannerman, a south Walton County resident for over four decades. Bannerman spoke of the Point Washington State Forest, Topsail Hill Preserve State Park, Deer Lake State Park, the coastal dune lakes, [...]

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TDC to hold workshops for existing building options, beach access signage

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By DOTTY NIST The public will get a say in how Walton County’s tourism council proceeds with some options for its existing building and with plans for signage at public beach accesses. Public workshops will be scheduled for after the first of the year on both matters.

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WCSB approves raises for staff and teachers

Dec 14th, 2012 | Comments Off

By ALICIA LEONARD The Walton County School Board (WCSB) met for their regular monthly meeting Dec. 4, 2012. Among items on the agenda before them were past meeting minutes, contracts, trip requests and personnel recommendations.

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Walton conquers in clash with Crestview: Braves win 59-50

Dec 14th, 2012 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER Walton’s boys basketball team faced an interesting situation when it hosted the Crestview squad lead by several Braves players’ traveling team coach, Ken Meisner.

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Classified Ads 12.13.2012

Dec 14th, 2012 | Comments Off

PETS/PET SUPPLIES ANIMAL STERILIZATION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM of Walton County. 850-329-5655. Taking applications for January 5, 2012. www.sites.google.com/sites/ASAPofwaltoncounty. 4tp 12/13-1/5 —————————————– Wanting to buy Wanting to buy Iron Headboard and Footboard for twin Bed. Reasonable priced 892-7659. Ask for Mary. —————————————– WANTED COLT AUTOMATIC 22 Pistol Huntsman Model for parts or any condition. 837-3428. 1tp 12/13 [...]

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