Walton County Heritage Museum

Learn more about the history of Walton County

Train Depot Museum

Walton County Courthouse

Growing to meet the needs of the community

Courthouse

Lake DeFuniak

One of only two perfectly round lakes in the world

Fun and relaxation

Hotel DeFuniak

Built in 1920, completely restored, the perfect place to stay!

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Archive for 2013

Photos of the Week 11.7.2013

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Headline News 11.07.2013

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BEARING WITH BEARS FWC’s Bear Management Unit hold informational meeting. _____ PUBLIC MEETING ON PROPOSED BUSINESS LICENSE Workshop offers information, takes comments from public. _____ HERITAGE MUSEUM OPENS IN FREEPORT Grand opening draws large crowd. _____ HALLOWEEN IN DEFUNIAK SPRINGS Costumes, candy, dogs in funny outfits. _____ WALTON COUNTY TO PARTICIPATE IN NEW JUVENILE JUSTICE [...]

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Business license proposal draws community attention

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By DOTTY NIST “The people who are really important in this are you all,” Steve Jaeger of the Walton County Economic Development Alliance (EDA) told attendees at a public workshop on a proposed Walton County Business Tax Receipt program.

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Walton County to participate in juvenile civil citation program

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By REID TUCKER Walton County is the 50th county in Florida to implement a juvenile civil citation process, which aims to hold young offenders accountable without involving them in the criminal justice system.

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Heritage Center of Freeport Museum and Welcome Center opens in Freeport

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Story and photos by JEFFREY POWELL Well upwards of 175 people gathered at the old Freeport Post Office for the opening of the Heritage Center of Freeport Museum and Welcome Center. The ceremony took place on Sunday, Nov. 3 at 2 p.m. Rev. Lewis Taunton opened the event with a prayer. Afterward Curator Tim Ard [...]

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State’s first Bear Stakeholder Group being set up for local region

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By DOTTY NIST Community members recently received details on— and an invitation to assist with— a Bear Management Unit (BMU) encompassing a five-county area that includes Walton County. The West Panhandle Bear Management Unit one of seven such units that the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has created statewide.

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Seahawks Wrap Up Playoff Berth

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By PATRICK CASEY South Walton quarterback Johnathan Ortner threw for 296 yards and six touchdowns as the Seahawks earned a 49-21 home district victory over Panama City Bozeman on Friday night at Seahawk Stadium.

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Legal Notices 11.7.2013

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————————————————- IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR WALTON COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 13DR854 DIVISION: ADAM BOYER, Petitioner and JENNIFER EMREY, Respondent NOTICE OF ACTION FOR DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE (NO CHILD OR FINANCIAL SUPPORT) To: Jennifer Emrey Respondent’s last known address: 301 Pearl Street Rising Sun, MD 21911 YOU ARE [...]

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Classified Ads 11.7.2013

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PETS/ PET SUPPLIES ANIMAL STERILIZATION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (850)329-5655. Call Tuesday 9-noon to schedule appointments. More info: sites.google.com/site/asapofwaltoncounty. 12tp.10/24 -1/9/14 —————————————- UTILITY TRAILERS HIGHEST QUALITY Lowest Prices 850-420-5824 or mvs247.com tfc7/11 —————————————AUTO/AUTO SUPPLIES 1990 Eagle Talon Tsi fwd. $2500 (pretty firm on price) 2.0 turbo engine with a 5 speed manual trans. engine has been bored [...]

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