Walton County Heritage Museum

Learn more about the history of Walton County

Train Depot Museum

Walton County Courthouse

Growing to meet the needs of the community

Courthouse

Lake DeFuniak

One of only two perfectly round lakes in the world

Fun and relaxation

Hotel DeFuniak

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

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Archive for December, 2013

Classified Ads 12.12.2013

Dec 12th, 2013 | Comments Off

PETS/ PET SUPPLIES ANIMAL STERILIZATION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (850)329-5655. Call Tuesday 9-noon to schedule appointments. More info: sites.google.com/site/asapofwaltoncounty. 12tp.10/24 -1/9/14 —————————————- CKC  registered jack russell puppies for sale. Great Christmas present for any child. They will be 8 weeks old on dec.16th.Asking price is $300.00/puppy .We have 2 girls and 2 boys, call for more info [...]

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Headline News 12.12.2013

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DFS CITY COUNCIL DEC. 9 MEETING Approves $3 million sale of city hall property. _____ SCHOOL BOARD HOLDS WORKSHOPS AND MEETING DEC. 9 Tentative budget for Walton Middle School rebuild. _____ TDC MEETS DEC. 3 Talks audit, trolley, reefs, reorganization. _____ SOUTH WALTON BOYS BEAT BOZEMAN Seahawks 63-47 in first district win of basketball season. [...]

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WCSB approves tentative $35 million budget for WMS rebuild

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By ALICIA LEONARD The Walton County School Board met for a series of workshops on the afternoon of Dec. 9, followed by their last regular meeting of the 2013 year.

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Tourism council takes up audit, trolley, reefs, reorganization, other items

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By DOTTY NIST The Walton County Tourist Development Council’s (TDC) Dec. 3 bimonthly meeting was lengthy, action packed and sometimes contentious.

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DFS City Council votes to sell city hall property to business developer for $3 million-plus

Dec 12th, 2013 | Comments Off

By REID TUCKER There are still dotted lines on which to sign, but somebody finally made the DeFuniak Springs City Council an offer it couldn’t refuse – a little more than $3 million for the City Hall property.

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Plans in the works for countywide beach nourishment project

Dec 12th, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST With construction on Walton County’s countywide beach nourishment project envisioned for 2015, the Walton County Tourist Development Council (TDC) has initiated a series of informational workshops on the project for property owners and other citizens.

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Photos of the Week 12.05.2013

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Headline news 12.5.2013

Dec 5th, 2013 | Comments Off

BCC AGREES TO CONSIDER SANDWICH BOARD SIGNS Currently not permitted in scenic corridors. _____ BCC TO CONSIDER FUND RAISING ORDINANCE Draft language for proposed roadside regulations. _____ PLANNING BOARD APPROVES LAND USE CHANGE Magnolia Terrace plans to relocate. _____ CHRISTMAS PARADE AT SEASIDE Floats, kids, and dancing in the scenic streets. _____ PAXTON BEATS FREEPORT [...]

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Ordinance regulating roadside fund raising to be considered

Dec 5th, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST Regulations applying to solicitation and fund raising events along county roads may soon be part of the Walton County Code of Ordinances.

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Magnolia Terrace clears first hurdle in relocation

Dec 5th, 2013 | Comments Off

By ALICIA LEONARD The DeFuniak Springs Planning Board met in a quasi judicial public hearing the evening of Dec. 2 over a request from Ohio Investments, LLC with standing room only at the DeFuniak Springs City Hall.

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