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Archive for August 7th, 2014

Legal Notices 8.7.2014

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NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING   The Walton County Board of County Commissioners will hold special meetings on Tuesday, June 10, 2014; July 8, 2014; and August 12, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. or as soon thereafter as may be heard at the South Walton County Courthouse Annex, at 31 Coastal Centre Blvd, Santa Rosa Beach, Florida [...]

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Photos of the Week 8.7.2014

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Headline News 8.07.2014

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PLANNING COMMISSION TO REVIEW ST. JOE SECTOR PLAN Proposed plan covers 13,284 acres in Walton County _____ PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSED TOPSAIL BEACH ACCESS Some support, lots of opposition voiced _____ COUNTY HIRES NEW LANDFILL MANAGER Former Jackson County Chamber of Commerce president ____ FREEPORT CITY COUNCIL SPECIAL MEETING Sets tentative ad valorem tax rate [...]

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Classified Ads 8.07.20145

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Public sounds off on potential Topsail Preserve beach access, other accesses

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By DOTTY NIST Beachview Heights resident Norman Froeschner’s statement, “This is a bad, bad, idea,” was the overwhelming sentiment at a July 30 public workshop at which most of the discussion involved a potential public beach access across Topsail Hill Preserve State Park.

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Freeport Council sets tentative ad valorem tax rate

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By BEN GRAFTON At a special meeting in City Hall at 6 p.m., July 29, City Attorney Clayton Adkinson advised the City Council that the Certificate of Taxable Values for the 2014 – 2015 budget has been received  and that the tentative ad valorem tax rate for the coming fiscal year must be set that [...]

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Walton County Planning Commission to review St. Joe sector plan

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By DOTTY NIST On the Walton County Planning Commission agenda for Aug. 14 is a long-term master plan proposal by the St. Joe Company that includes 13,284 acres in Walton County.

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Christian Friis claims gold in decathlon at 2014 AAU Junior Olympics

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By REID TUCKER It’s fair to say South Walton High School’s Christian Friis closed out the summer before his junior year in grand fashion.

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Boy Scout Evan Cowie dedicates concrete chess table and benches to DeFuniak Springs

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By REID TUCKER It’s hard to imagine a more tranquil spot than the reading garden just outside the Walton County Library, which makes it just about the perfect location for a game of chess.

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