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Archive for 2013

Freeport Council Aug. 13 meeting sees city clerk honored by FACC

Aug 23rd, 2013 | Comments Off

By BEN GRAFTON At the beginning of what proved to be a well attended and unusually long Freeport City Council meeting on Aug. 13, Leslie Gonzalez, Northwest District Director of the Florida Association of City Clerks (FACC) presented a citation to Robin Haynes, Freeport’s Certified City Clerk and a board member of FACC. The citation [...]

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County Commission and Freeport Council discuss sewer loan and fire services at workshop

Aug 23rd, 2013 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER No deals were struck, the joint meeting of the Walton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) and the Freeport City Council being a workshop, but at least both parties know where they stand on two big money issues.

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Updates provided on large-scale beach restoration project

Aug 23rd, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST Walton County’s second large-scale beach restoration project is on track for construction to begin in late 2014, pending all necessary approvals being obtained.

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BCC narrows field for administrator, sets course for attorney

Aug 23rd, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST Provided with recommendations for six county administrator candidates to interview, county commissioners quickly narrowed the list to four and set a date for interviews.

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Photos of the Week 8.22.2013

Aug 22nd, 2013 | Comments Off

       

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Legal Notices 8.22.2013

Aug 22nd, 2013 | Comments Off

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR WALTON COUNTY, FLORIDA JUVENILE DIVISION DEPENDENCY ACTION CASE NO.: 2002-DP-000054 IN THE INTEREST OF: A.C., DOB: 01/08/2001 NOTICE OF TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS ADJUDICATORY HEARING THE STATE OF FLORIDA TO: KANECIA CAMPBELL YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that a Petition under oath has been filed in the above-styled case [...]

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Classified Ads 8.22.2013

Aug 22nd, 2013 | Comments Off

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Headline News 8.22.2013

Aug 22nd, 2013 | Comments Off

BCC AUG. 13 ROLL CALL Main agenda items and actions taken. _____ TDC AUG. 13 MEETING Bagby outlines ambitious list of objectives. _____ BCC AND FREEPORT CITY COUNCIL HOLD WORKSHOP Discuss sewer loan and fire rescue services. _____ FREEPORT CITY COUNCIL AUG. 13 MEETING City clerk honored by FACC. _____ BCC/TDC HEAR BEACH RESTORATION UPDATE [...]

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TDC votes for committees, signage on boardwalks, new meeting date

Aug 22nd, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST Walton County’s tourism council’s first meeting with new Executive Director Jim Bagby at the helm took place on Aug. 13 at the South Walton Annex. Despite this being his first meeting, Bagby appeared inclined to let others, including tourist development council (TDC) staff and council members, take center stage. However, later in [...]

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