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Archive for August 2nd, 2012

Headline News 8.2.2012

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BCC DISCUSSES FUNDING OPTIONS FOR BIKE PATH Bed tax considered. _____ SCHOOL BOARD ADOPTS TENTATIVE BUDGET, MILLAGE RATE FInal hearing on Sept. 6. _____ CAMACHO/JONES LAWSUIT TO BE HEARD IN SANTA ROSA COUNTY Walton judges recuse themselves. _____ CRAIG TO SERVE AS CODE ENFORCEMENT BOARD ATTORNEY Will represent board, not staff. _____ EAGLE SCOUT BUILDS [...]

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WCSB special meeting, tentative budget and millage set

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By ALICIA LEONARD The Walton County School Board (WCSB) met in a special but quickly wrapped-up second session July 30. Approval of prior minutes, agreements, contracts, transportation, personnel recommendations, school handbooks and a public hearing to adopt a tentative budget and millage rate were on the agenda. A final public hearing on the budget and [...]

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Bed taxes for the bike path?

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By DOTTY NIST There is no question that Walton County’s Timpoochee Trail bicycle/pedestrian path network in south Walton County is very popular for tourists and residents; the question is where the county can find funding to maintain the path in a safe fashion, plus improve the trail network with new bicycle/pedestrian bridges.

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Citizens’ Academy learns about Clerk of Courts’ office

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By DOTTY NIST The July 24 weekly meeting of the Citizens for Honest Government focused on the Walton County Clerk of Courts. This was the latest installment of the group’s Citizens’ Academy series.

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Walton County Heritage Association looks to restore Confederate monument

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By JEFFREY POWELL Current visitors to the Walton County Courthouse must enter the building from the east. This allows everyone entering to be screened by security personnel. This entrance also routes citizens away from two war monuments that sit on the courthouse’s south lawn. One of those monuments honors Walton County soldiers killed in battle [...]

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Freeport’s Gabe Moore claims silver in decathlon at AAU 2012 Junior Olympic Games

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By REID TUCKER A silver medal at the Amateur Athletic Union’s Junior Olympic Games ranked Gabe Moore as the highest-scoring intermediate-age decathlete in Florida history and third-best nationally in 2012 among all ages.

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Legal Notices 8.2.2012

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TDA#12TX120030 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that WELLS FARGO OBO TLST 2010-1R1 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 [...]

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Classified Ads 8.2.2012

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ATTENTION HUNTERS Glendale Hunting Club has openings. Approx. 3,800 acres. 22 club plots. Call BJ Ealum. 333-9536 or 859-2428. 1tp 8/2 —————————————– PETS/PET SUPPLIES Daschund. 8 years old. great with kids. housebroken and crate trained. needs family with no other animals. 50.00 (850) 585-7007 2tp 7/26-8/2 —————————————– HAPPY JACK KENNEL SPOT: Strongest flea and tick [...]

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