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Archive for June 20th, 2014

Photos of the Week 6.19.2014

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Headline news 6.19.14

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WCSO EXECUTES FOUR SEARCH WARRANTS – PUBLIC DEFENDER ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGES Five arrests in other locations ____ BCC HEARS COMMENT ON PROPOSED NOISE ORDINANCE Second hearing set for June 24 _____ BCC HOLDS SPECIAL MEETING ON PUBLIC PARKING Beach shuttle, parking garage recommended _____ FDOT/HEALTHMARK IN CONFLICT OVER U.S. 331 EXPANSION Detrimental encroachment alleged [...]

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Beach shuttle, parking garage recommended for southwestern Walton County

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By DOTTY NIST A June 10 special meeting of the Walton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) focused on the public parking situation along Scenic Gulf Drive and along CR-30A from the county road’s west end to CR-83.

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Proposed noise ordinance to get second hearing

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By DOTTY NIST County commissioners opted not to immediately move forward on a countywide noise ordinance but will take up the issue again on June 24.

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Healthmark Regional Medical Center and FDOT in conflict regarding U.S. 331 expansion

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By REID TUCKER Though a four-lane U.S. 331 has long been the dream of many Walton County residents, tourists and business owners, that doesn’t mean the construction project is without its critics.

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Freeport approves development order for Lafayette Creek

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By BEN GRAFTON As the first order of business at the Freeport City Council meeting of June 10, City Planner Latilda Hughes-Neel presented a recommendation of the City Planning Board for approval of a development order submitted by Freeport Landing, LLC for Lafayette Creek Landing Phase 1.

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Planning Commission wrestles with Grand Boulevard development order

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By BEN GRAFTON The first order of business for the Walton County Planning Commission meeting on June 12 was the election of a new Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson for the remainder of the 2014 calendar year. Teddy Stewart was elected Chair and David Kramer was elected Vice-Chair.

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Classified Ads 6.19.2014

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YARD SALE FRESH PICKED Blueberries for sale this Saturday. June 21st from 8:30 -10:30 a.m. at the Farmer’s Market on US 331 next to Burger king. 1tp 6/19 —————————————- BIG  YARD SALE-TWIN LAKE RD RESORT. Hwy. 331 N. Furniture, gas grill, too many items too list. Saturday Only.  7 am until.  1tp 6/19 —————————————– MOTORCYCLES [...]

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