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Archive for September, 2013

Legal Notices 9.12.2013

Sep 12th, 2013 | Comments Off

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR WALTON COUNTY, STATE OF FLORIDA JUVENILE DIVISION DEPENDENCY ACTION CASE NO.: 11-DP-71 IN THE INTEREST OF: J.B.L. (DOB 02/05/1996), M.G.R. (DOB 12/05/2002), Y.A.R. (DOB 08/23/2004), S.Y.R. (DOB 07/16/2008), minor children. NOTICE OF TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS HEARING TO: GONZALO RITO ROMERO, whereabouts unknown. [...]

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Headline Newa 9.12.2013

Sep 12th, 2013 | Comments Off

BCC HOLDS SEPT. 9 BUDGET HEARING Millage rate not to increase for new fiscal year. _____ REPORT RECOMMENDS NO DISCIPLINARY ACTION AGAINST HALFHILL Finds good-faith basis for complaints against former county    administrator. _____ DFS CITY COUNCIL SEPT. 9 MEETING Tables discussion on city employee hiring ordinance. _____ DESIGN REVIEW BOARD SEPT. 5 MEETING Dollar General [...]

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Finding is recommended that complaints against former administrator were in good faith

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By DOTTY NIST Among the recommended findings of a recently-completed invesigation was that no basis exists for Walton County to impose disciplinary action against Robert Halfhill, who served as county administrator from March 1 until April 3. The  investigation report, prepared by the Warner Law Firm, also states that “it appears that a good-faith basis [...]

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DFS City Council tables talks on employee hiring and firing process, passes U.S. 331 resolutions

Sep 12th, 2013 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER The DeFuniak Springs City Council was primed to discuss the ordinance, passed about a year ago, that requires all prospective city employee hires and eliminations to come before the board.

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Dollar General, another Inlet Beach proposal clear Design Review Board

Sep 12th, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST Plans for the Inlet Beach Dollar General and another project also proposed for that community have received favorable decisions from the Walton County Scenic Corridor Design Review Board (DRB).

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Walton County millage rate will not increase for new fiscal year

Sep 12th, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST Walton County taxpayers will get a break in the new fiscal year as compared with the property tax rate that the county had previously been eyeing for the 2013-14 fiscal year. As the result of a decision of the Walton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) the county-wide millage rate is to [...]

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Lady Warriors start 2013 basketball season with national championship winning coach

Sep 12th, 2013 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER The Walton Middle School Lady Warriors began their 2013 season with a surprising, and much welcome, new addition: a national championship-winning coach.

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Photos of the Week 9.5.2013

Sep 6th, 2013 | Comments Off

       

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Headline News 9.5.2013

Sep 6th, 2013 | Comments Off

If there are images in this attachment, they will not be displayed.  Download the original attachment Headline news DFS BUDGET MEETING AUG. 27 Balances FY 2014 operating budget without using reserves. _____ PAXTON TOWN COUNCIL BUDGET WORKSHOP Rate increase to balance water and sewer budgets. _____ BCC: CONDO RESIDENTS GET EQUAL FUNDING FOR GARBAGE COLLECTION [...]

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South Walton football wins opener

Sep 6th, 2013 | Comments Off

By PATRICK CASEY The South Walton Seahawks began the 2013 regular season where they left off in 2012 as they traveled to Franklin County and came away with a 66-7 victory over the same squad they posted their lone win against last season.

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