Walton County Heritage Museum

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Archive for May 30th, 2014

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Ordinances applying to scenic corridors draw public comment

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By DOTTY NIST Ordinances applying to the county’s scenic corridors will be moving forward to a second public hearing at which a final decision on the ordinances may take place.

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Headline news 5.29.14

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MEMORIAL DAY AT GUM CREEK CEMETERY Nineteenth annual observance an “emotional” event _____ GULF CEMETERY OBSERVES MEMORIAL DAY AND BIRTHDAY Historic cemetery is 100 years old _____ BCC HEARS COMMENT ON SCENIC CORRIDOR ORDINANCES Will move forward to second public hearing _____ FREEPORT CITY COUNCIL MAY 22 MEETING Freeport swimming pool opens, flagpoles discussed _____ [...]

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WCSB awards minor project construction firms and approves teacher raises

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By ALICIA LEONARD For all of the negotiations and news reports, the approval of the collective bargaining agreement for teachers was passed with barely two staff members and press only in the audience on the evening of May 22.

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Marino and Moore honored at WCSB, uniforms approved for WDE

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By ALICIA LEONARD The Walton County School Board(WCSB) met for the second regular  meeting of the month at South Walton High School in the media room on May 20, 2014 at 5 p.m. Before getting down to business on the agenda, announcements were handled, including honoring Walton Teacher of the Year, Susan Marino, and Freeport [...]

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Freeport swimming pool opens

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By BEN GRAFTON At the Freeport City Council meeting of May 22, City Planner Latilda Hughes-Neel presented the second reading of  2013-LSA-02, the adoption ordinance to amend the Comprehensive Plan with EAR-based goals, objectives and policies. The Council approved the ordinance.

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Paxton Council moves forward with grant for sewer update project

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By REID TUCKER The Paxton Town Council’s took a major step toward getting the city’s sewer system update project underway, unanimously approving a contract with the city’s new grant administrator.

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