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Archive for May 1st, 2014

Photos of the Week 5.1.2014

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Headline News 5.1.2014

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DFS CITY COUNCIL APRIL 28 MEETING             Votes to re-advertise on CNG project             _____   NORTH WALTON TDC ADVISORY COMMITTEE TO BE APPOINTED             BCC sets item for May 13 agenda             _____   APRIL 23 PARKING NEEDS ASSESSMENT WORKSHOP             Report highlights safety-related issues             _____   SWCC HOSTS APRIL 23 FORUM             [...]

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SWCC hosts forum with District 5 Commissioner Cindy Meadows and county staff

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Story and photos by DOTTY NIST Tourism, parking, environmental protection, code enforcement, signage, traffic congestion, recycling, and the U.S. 331 bay bridge were topics on the mind of attendees at a public forum recently hosted by the South Walton Community Council (SWCC).

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Parking needs assessment report provided

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By DOTTY NIST Public parking in south Walton County is limited, and the biggest parking issues are safety-related, the public and local officials recently heard from consultants.

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North Walton County TDC advisory committee to be appointed

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By DOTTY NIST The county commission is scheduled to take up the appointment of a “North Walton County Advisory Committee” to provide recommendations to the Walton County Tourist Development Council (TDC) on certain matters.

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Freeport may recover money spent to relocate utility lines along U.S. 331

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By BEN GRAFTON At the Freeport Council meeting of April 24, Councilwoman Elizabeth Brannon reported that Senate Bill SB218, with effective date of July 1, 2014 has been passed.

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DFS City Council votes to re-advertise on compressed natural gas station project

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By REID TUCKER The DeFuniak Springs City Council is no closer to wrapping up talks on the subject of the proposed compressed natural gas fueling station than it was at this month’s first meeting.

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Bobcats make it eight-in-a-row with district baseball championship win over Central

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By REID TUCKER The Bobcats did it again – a 2-1 victory over the Central Jaguars sealed the deal on the Paxton baseball program’s eighth-straight District 1-A championship.

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Classified Ads 5.1.2014

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NEW BOOKS Toward helping explain our changing times, two new titles from DeFuniak author John Danilow are now available at The Book Store in Defuniak, Bayou Books in Niceville, and Sundog Books at Seaside. Enjoy. 5tp5/1-5/29 —————————————- YARD SALE MOVING IN SALE. May 3. 8 to 1 p.m. 420 Hidden Lake Trail, DeFuniak Springs. Everything [...]

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Legal Notices 5.1.2014

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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 1ST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR WALTON COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO: 2010CA000431 BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, L.P. F/K/A COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING, L.P., Plaintiff, vs. ROBERT D. BROCK A/K/A ROBERT DONALD AK/KA DON BROCK, et al. Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an Order [...]

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