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Archive for January 24th, 2013

Headline News 1.24.2013

Jan 24th, 2013 | Comments Off

BCC CHOOSES CANDIDATE FOR COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR Will negotiate contract with Robert T. Halfhill of Port Charlotte. _____ MEADOWS HOLDS TOWN HALL MEETING Attendees talk TDC, beach parking, land use. _____ PAXTON TOWN COUNCIL JAN. 15 MEETING Discusses water bill waiver policy. _____ WALTON COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD JAN. 15 MEETING Discusses BP funds, school security, salaries. [...]

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Commissioners’ choice for administrator is Halfhill of Port Charlotte

Jan 24th, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST County commissioners have directed negotiations with Robert T. Halfhill of Port Charlotte to bring him on board to fill the vacant county administrator’s position.

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Paxton Town Council to look into water bill waivers in coming year

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By REID TUCKER A request from a Paxton water customer for a one-time bill waiver once again restarted discussion among the Town Council regarding the city’s bill forgiveness policy.

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Education Consortium of South Walton pitches collegiate high school

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By ALICIA LEONARD On Jan. 15, an hour prior to the regular Walton County School Board (WCSB) meeting, board members were presented with the idea of a possible collegiate high school on the South Walton Northwest Florida State College (NWFSC) campus in conjunction with the already present collegiate high school program offered by NWFSC.

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Tim Norris takes oath of office at SWCMCD Board meeting

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By BEN GRAFTON Commissioner Bob Hudson, the new board chairman for the South Walton County Mosquito Control District (SWCMCD), opened the meeting of Jan. 15 with a ceremony administrating the oath of office to newly elected Commissioner Tim Norris.

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South Walton Sweeps Blountstown

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By PATRICK CASEY The South Walton girls and boys basketball teams swept the Blountstown Tigers in a District 4, Class A match-up on Thursday.

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Huffman Put-Back At Buzzer Defeats S.W.

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By PATRICK CASEY The Walton Braves boys basketball team rallied from a three-point deficit in the final two minutes on the road at South Walton to steal a 69-67 victory on senior Shaq Huffman’s rebound of a missed shot by Amos Williams that he banked in as time expired. Huffman, who got rid of the [...]

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