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Archive for May 16th, 2014

Headline News 5.15.14

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SOUTH WALTON MOSQUITO CONTROL MAY 8 MEETING State of emergency declared following flooding _____ DESIGN REVIEW BOARD MAY 8 MEETING Approves redevelopment plans for Beachwalk Plaza _____ BCC TO TAKE UP OUTDOOR DISPLAY AND SIGN ORDINANCES At May 20 special meeting _____ DFS CITY COUNCIL MAY 12 MEETING Votes to continue impact fee moratorium _____ [...]

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State of emergency declared for South Walton Mosquito Control District

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By DOTTY NIST “We’ve got an emergency pretty much everywhere we turn,” observed South Walton Mosquito Control District (SWMCD) Commissioner Bob Hudson.

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DFS City Council votes to continue moratorium on impact fees for fourth year

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By REID TUCKER The DeFuniak Springs City Councilmen swiftly turned in a unanimous vote to renew the moratorium on impact fees, extending the waiver until May 31 of next year.

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DRB approves redevelopment plans for Beachwalk Plaza

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By DOTTY NIST Plans involving the redevelopment of Beachwalk Plaza in Miramar Beach recently went before the Walton County Scenic Corridor Design Review Board (DRB) for aesthetics-related consideration and got a nod from the board members. The board met on May 8 at the South Walton Annex.

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Commissioners to take up outdoor display, sandwich board sign ordinances

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By DOTTY NIST Set to come before county commissioners are proposed ordinances that would allow businesses to use sandwich board signs and, with conditions, reverse a scenic corridor prohibition on outdoor display of merchandise.

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Paxton holds off Sneads 8-6

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By PATRICK CASEY Paxton senior reliever Andrew Howell got the Bobcats out of jams in both the sixth and seventh innings as the Walton County squad earned a victory over Sneads in the Class A baseball playoffs on May 6.

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Classified Ads 5.15.2014

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AUTOMOBILES 1999 Cadillac Elderado for sale by owner. White 80,000 miles. New tires. $2,500.OBO. Call 850-892-6846. 1tp5/15 —————————————– 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. 5tp 5/1-5/29 [...]

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Photos of the Week 5.15.14

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