Walton County Heritage Museum

Learn more about the history of Walton County

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Walton County Courthouse

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Lake DeFuniak

One of only two perfectly round lakes in the world

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Hotel DeFuniak

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

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Archive for February 21st, 2013

Classified Ads 2.21.2013

Feb 21st, 2013 | Comments Off

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DOT: Walton County not left out in recent transportation funding

Feb 21st, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST Over $289 million for the U.S. 331 corridor was part of the almost $1 billion in accelerated transportation funding announced several week previous for Northwest Florida, Tommy Barfield clarified, speaking to Walton County commissioners on Feb. 12.

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Public hearing scheduled on CR-395/CR-30A roundabout

Feb 21st, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST There was discussion on Feb. 12 about the roundabout, a.k.a. traffic circle, planned for the CR-395/CR-30A intersection in Seagrove, with more to follow at a scheduled public hearing.

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South Walton girls in title game

Feb 21st, 2013 | Comments Off

By PATRICK CASEY The South Walton Seahawks used a smothering defense to force 31 turnovers from The Villages as they won their Class A state semi-final match-up 54-30 on Tuesday morning.

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Freeport develops procedure for selecting new fire chief

Feb 21st, 2013 | Comments Off

By BEN GRAFTON A Freeport City Council workshop meeting was held at 5 p.m., ahead of the regular Council meeting at 7 p.m. on Feb. 12. Two subjects were discussed at the workshop: A revised draft of changes to the Industrial Use Category of the Land Development Code and procedures to review applications and conduct [...]

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DeFuniak Springs man arrested, charged with May 2012 murder of missing couple

Feb 21st, 2013 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER A nine-month-long investigation moved toward its conclusion with the arrest of Barry Trynell Davis Jr. on two charges of first degree murder.

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Historic Bellamy Bridge still standing

Feb 21st, 2013 | Comments Off

By JEFFREY POWELL Transportation routes and the ability to circumvent natural obstacles have been a part of man’s history since before recorded time. Throughout all time historical events, large and small, have revolved around man’s access to certain places on the globe. To access these places and natural resources man has had to be creative [...]

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