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Archive for August 30th, 2013

CR-30A road closure at Redfish Lake to continue

Aug 30th, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST The closed portion of CR-30A next to Redfish Lake will remain so for now as Walton County moves forward with plans to construct a bridge to replace the culvert that was undermined during recent heavy rains.

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Freeport Council appoints new planning board, will close pool after Labor Day

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By BEN GRAFTON City Planner Latilda Hughes opened the Aug. 22 Freeport City Council meeting before a good sized audience. Her first order of business was to ask for approval of the first public hearing of a draft  Military Sustainment Amendment to the Comprehensive Plan. The Council approved the request.

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Walton takes Kickoff Classic

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By PATRICK CASEY The Walton Braves scored 67 points in four quarters of play while allowing only 13 as they faced off against the South Walton Seahawks in the first of two meetings between the squads in 2013.

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Legal Notices 8.29.2013

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NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE BY CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT Notice is hereby given that the undersigned, Don W. Howard, Clerk of the Circuit Court of Okaloosa County, Florida, will on October 29, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. Central Time at www.okaloosa.realforeclose.com in accordance with Chapter 45, Florida Statutes offer for sale, and sell at public outcry [...]

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DFS City Council votes down ordinance to bring back proportionate fair share program

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By REID TUCKER The DeFuniak Springs City Council voted 4-1 against readopting an ordinance reinstituting transportation concurrency and proportionate fair share, with Councilman Mac Carpenter casting the lone nay vote.

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Paxton Council discusses budget at first workshop, votes to increase funds to secure sewer grant

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By REID TUCKER The most obvious thing about the first draft of Paxton’s proposed Fiscal Year 2014 budget is the disparity between the sewer funds’ projected revenues and projected expenditures.

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Photos of the Week 8.28.2013

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Jones gets nod to become county administrator

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By DOTTY NIST Negotiations were authorized on Aug. 27 to bring current Walton County Special Projects Coordinator/former Walton County Commissioner Larry Jones on board as county administrator.

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Classified Ads 8.28.2013

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