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Archive for October 10th, 2012

Headline News 10.10.2012

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DFS CITY COUNCIL MEETING OCT. 8 Plans stricter rental policy for city buildings. _____ PEDDLER’S ALLEY SUCCESSFUL AGAIN Antiques, crafts, classic cars draw crowd. _____ RESTORE ACT WORKSHOP Considers joining consortium of counties affected by oil spill. _____ OIL SPILL RESPONSE COORDINATION COMMITTEE MEETS Stresses cooperation in meeting future incidents. _____ SWFD BOARD OCT. 1 [...]

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Walton County ponders course for RESTORE Act

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By DOTTY NIST “There is no play book,” Doug Darling told county commissioners as they discussed whether to join a consortium of Florida counties affected by the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

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Commission on Oil Spill Response Coordination meets in Walton County

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By DOTTY NIST The Panhandle-wide commission charged with identifying ways to improve response in the event of an oil spill held an all-day meeting in Walton County on Oct. 3

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DFS Council looks to collect more for rental of city buildings

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By REID TUCKER The DeFuniak Springs City Council made strides toward a policy of more strictly collecting rental fees on city buildings, while also going up on those rates each year.

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Chamber First Friday Breakfast in Hammock Bay

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By BEN GRAFTON At the Walton Area Chamber of Commerce (WACC) First Friday Breakfast at the Lake House in Hammock Bay, there were three very interesting speakers. The first of these was Dianne McManus of  Okaloosa Walton Homeless Continuum of Care/Opportunity, Inc.  who said, “I grew up in the north end of the (Walton) County. [...]

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Freeport overcomes Baker in back-and-forth district football contest

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By REID TUCKER A hotly contested 41-33 victory on the road against Baker gave Freeport a head start on the race for top spot in the district football standings

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Legal Notices 10.10.2012

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF FLORIDA PENSACOLA DIVISION CASE NO. 3:11-CV-00522 CHARTERBANK, a federal savings association; Plaintiff, v. TW HOSPITALITY LLC; RICHARD M. COLBERT; LAWRENCE A WRIGHT; PREMIER COMMUNITY BANK OF THE EMERALD COAST; FIRST CITY BANK OF FLORIDA; STATE OF FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE; AMERICAN HOTEL REGISTER CO.; TRAVEL MEDIA [...]

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Classified Ads 10.12.2012

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PETS/ SUPPLIES/ SERVICES Animal Sterilization Assistance Program of Walton County 850-329-5655. Taking appts for Oct. 20, 2012. www.sites.google.com/sites/ASAPofwaltoncounty 3tp 10/4-10/18 —————————————– Personal UNCONTESTED  DIVORCE No court  appearance. Including  property, 1-877-244-2230 FloridaDivorceByMail.com —————————————– LISTEN TO THE Country Store. Mondays-Saturdays at 9:15 a.m. on AM 1460 WZEP to buy, sell or trade, lost & found. BE LISTENING [...]

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