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Archive for June, 2012

Roll Call – Walton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) – June 12 regular meeting

Jun 21st, 2012 | Comments Off

A yes vote was to approve the motion. County Commission Chairman Scott Brannon was not present at the outset but arrived during the course of the meeting.

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New Chamber of Commerce president working toward a county-wide vision for local businesses

Jun 21st, 2012 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER New Walton Area Chamber of Commerce President Kellie Jo Kilberg is no stranger to the business of promoting businesses but after a little more than a month on the job she’s still getting a feel for her new digs. Kilberg, a native Iowan who took over the offices of Walton County Chamber [...]

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Harris defends against claims of frivolous litigation

Jun 21st, 2012 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST Miramar Beach resident Suzanne Harris and her attorney were in court on June 15 to answer charges of frivolous and “bad faith” legal filings in connection with the lawsuit that she had brought against Walton County and other defendants involving the county’s October 2010 purchase of property on Chat Holley Road. Harris [...]

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Democrats turn out for campaign office grand opening

Jun 21st, 2012 | Comments Off

Story and photos by DOTTY NIST “Walton County is just fired up!” said Josh Abel, field organizer for the 2012 Obama campaign.

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A Look Back….1961-62 Walton Braves Basketball Team

Jun 21st, 2012 | Comments Off

Squad Won Four Games in Four Days to Advance to State By PATRICK CASEY

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Legal Notices 6.14.2012

Jun 14th, 2012 | Comments Off

TDA#12TX120025 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that JUSTIN K. HOLCOMBE 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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Classified Ads 6.14.2012

Jun 14th, 2012 | Comments Off

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Headline news 6.14.12

Jun 14th, 2012 | Comments Off

DFS CITY COUNCIL MEETS JUNE 11 Approves two new airport hangar lease agreements. _____ BCC/TDC JOINT MEETING JUNE 11 Facilitator to work through proposed new building. _____ SCHOOL BOARD TALKS CONTRACTS, CODE OF CONDUCT June 12 regular meeting. _____ DRIFTWOOD RESTAURANT GAINS APPROVAL BCC votes 3-2 in favor, with conditions. _____ WCTA SUNSHINE LAW SEMINAR [...]

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TDC to work through new building topic with facilitator

Jun 14th, 2012 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST The South Walton Tourist Development Council (TDC) has made a decision to engage a facilitator for public discussion and work sessions on the issue of a new TDC office and on options for its visitor center.

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DFS City Council approves two new airport hangar lease agreements

Jun 14th, 2012 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER The DeFuniak Springs Municipal Airport could soon have two new tenants as the City Council voted to begin drawing up lease agreements with two helicopter-related firms.

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