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Archive for April, 2012

Legal Notices 4.26.2012

Apr 27th, 2012 | Comments Off

TDA#12TX120005 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that PB LAND HOLDINGS LLC 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 [...]

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Classified 4.26.2012

Apr 27th, 2012 | Comments Off

MOBILE HOME FOR SALE 1999 16’X80’ MOBILE HOME. 3bd/2ba. Excellent condition. Washer & dryer included. $16,500. Call 850-834-3170. 4tp 4/12-5/3 ———————————————— FOR SALE LARGE BREED BABY CHICKS. 892-4537. 1tp 4/26 ———————————————— BUY, SELL, TRADE, REPAIR XBOX360, PS3, & Wii. Top Prices, New XBox360 Kinect Consoles & Games Refurbished Xbox360 & Wii Consoles  New Shipment of [...]

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Headline news 4.26.12

Apr 27th, 2012 | Comments Off

DFS CITY COUNCIL TALKS LOTS OF PLOTS Cemetery resolutions clarified at 4/23 meeting. _____ FREEPORT COVERS THE WATERFRONT Planners looking into Working Waterfronts Florida program. _____ BCC HEARS MORE INPUT ON BRIDGE FUNDING OPTIONS DOT officials provide info on proposed toll process. _____ TDC APPROVES STRATEGIC PLAN AND BUDGET Just under $12.7 million for FY [...]

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Tourism council approves strategic plan and budget

Apr 27th, 2012 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST South Walton Tourist Development Council (TDC) members have approved a proposed budget of slightly less than $12.7 million for fiscal year 2012-13, along with a strategic plan and a $1-plus-million media plan for the new fiscal year.

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DFS City Council passes clarified cemetery resolutions

Apr 27th, 2012 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER The DeFuniak Springs City Council adopted two resolutions ironing out the intricacies involved with the purchase and usage of cemetery lots and plots, an issue frequently visited and revisited for the better part of five years.

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Paxton Town Council votes to donate land to Dollar General for new store location

Apr 27th, 2012 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER A year-long effort to bring Dollar General to Paxton finally paid off, as Mayor Hayward Thomas announced that the retailer has committed to install a store location south of the Walton County Sheriff’s Office substation.

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With refendum approaching, input on bridge funding still mixed

Apr 27th, 2012 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST State officials met with county commissioners and the public on April 17 with information on the possibility of a toll to help fund a new bridge span across the bay on U.S. 331.

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Working Waterfronts Florida program developing In Freeport

Apr 27th, 2012 | Comments Off

By BEN GRAFTON On April 18, the Freeport Planning Department held the third workshop in a series dedicated to developing its working waterfront district under provisions of the Working Waterfronts Florida program.

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Headline News 4.18.2012

Apr 20th, 2012 | Comments Off

FUELING THE FUTURE? Councilman Work chairs informational meeting on compressed natural gas technology. _____ BCC APRIL 10 ROLL CALL Main agenda items and measures taken. _____ BRANNON RESPONDS TO HARRIS Speaks of “vendetta” against him. _____ DECISION DELAYED ON TDC BUILDING Citizens go to bat for forest. _____ SENATOR NELSON IN SOUTH WALTON Discusses RESTORE [...]

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Brannon accuses Harris of “vendetta”

Apr 20th, 2012 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST County Commission Chairman Scott Brannon has accused Suzanne Harris of having “self-serving motives,” including attempted extortion, and engaging in a “vendetta” against him.

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