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Archive for March, 2013

History of Walton County Posse takes a look at old-time lawmen

Mar 8th, 2013 | Comments Off

By BRUCE COLLIER Chick Huettel, Joe Stanko and Chuck Ebbecke have written a brief but concise history of the posse in Walton County. The 61-page book is filled with text, photos and information on the sometimes informal practices of law enforcement in Walton County.

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County commission approves strategic goals

Mar 8th, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST The economy, health care, water resources, the environment, and public confidence in county government were major elements in strategic goals recently set by the Walton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC).

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Legal Notices 3.7.2013

Mar 8th, 2013 | Comments Off

NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN That pursuant to a Writ of Execution issued in the COUNTY Court of WALTON County, Florida, on the 20th day of SEPTEMBER, 2012 In the cause wherein FINANCIAL INDEPENDENCE SERVICE CORP, was/were plaintiff(s) and CAROL ALESSIO, was/were defendant(s), being Case No. 06SC000205 in said Court. I, MICHAEL [...]

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Classified Ads 3.7.2013

Mar 8th, 2013 | Comments Off

TiMBER WANTED Do you have 10 or more acres of timber that you would like to harvest? Call AMP Inc. at (334) 222-0838. 21wds 4tc 2/21-3/14 —————————————- 4-WHEELERS CRAZY CARLS ATV’s SALES and service and parts all makes, Several used ATVs and dirt bikes. www.panhandlepowersports.com 951-2525. 4tp.2/21-3/14 —————————————- MOTORCYCLES/ PARTS CRAZY CARLS MOTORCYCLES repairs, accessories, [...]

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Walton softball splits with rivals

Mar 7th, 2013 | Comments Off

By PATRICK CASEY Walton freshman pitcher Laura Hydle recorded 12 strikeouts as the Braves took advantage of 10 Paxton errors to defeat the Bobcats 14-2 on a frigidly cold Friday night to salvage a win after dropping contests at Freeport and Rocky Bayou earlier in the week.

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Legal Notices 2.28.2013

Mar 1st, 2013 | Comments Off

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR WALTON COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 2012CA1217 DIVISION: KING LAKE LANDING, INC., Plaintiff, vs. LONNIE PENTON, SR. and LINDA WOODALL PENTON Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION TO: LONNIE PENTON, SR. together with any unknown heirs, spouse, devisees, grantees, creditors, and/or all other parties claiming by, through, under or against LONNIE [...]

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Classified Ads 2.28.2013

Mar 1st, 2013 | Comments Off

TiMBER WANTED Do you have 10 or more acres of timber that you would like to harvest? Call AMP Inc. at (334) 222-0838. 21wds 4tc 2/21-3/14 —————————————– 4-WHEELERS CRAZY CARLS ATV’s SALES and service and parts all makes, Several used ATVs and dirt bikes. www.panhandlepowersports.com 951-2525. 4tp.2/21-3/14 —————————————– MOTORCYCLES/ PARTS CRAZY CARLS MOTORCYCLES repairs, accessories, [...]

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Headline News 2.28.2013

Mar 1st, 2013 | Comments Off

MEETING ON CR-395/CR-30A ROUNDABOUT RES _____ DFS CITY COUNCIL FEB. 25 MEETING Split decisions on fee waiver votes. _____ TOURIST DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL FEB. 19 MEETING “Next generation” of tourists subject of report. _____ TDC STRATEGIC PLANNING MEETING FEB. 19 Discusses putting quality of life into goals. _____ PAXTON TOWN COUNCIL FEB. 19 MEETING Water bill [...]

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TDC discusses incorporating quality of life into goals

Mar 1st, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST As the South Walton Tourist Development Council (TDC) looked at goals for 2013-14, there was urging both from within and outside the organization for more emphasis on nurturing quality of life in the community.

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Study finds tourists loyal but awareness of area lacking

Mar 1st, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST A study of recent and prospective visitors to south Walton County found that prior visitors are strong advocates for the destination—but that those who have not visited, even those who enjoy a vacation similar to what they would experience in south Walton County, have little awareness of what the destination has to [...]

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