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LOST/FOUND
AUSTRALIAN SHEPARD MISSING in Liberty/King Lake area. Male-15 months old. Red Merle. “Max” Please call 865-1987 or 865-7896.
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WANTED
4-5 BLACK MARANS CHICKEN. Al (850)837-3428. 1tp 2/9
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WANTED: HP PAVILLION Model DV 9000. with owners manual. 837-3428. 1tp 2/9
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WE PAY CASH
WE PAY CASH – For any type of metals, including tin autos, tractors, mowers, house trailers and more. Call 850-951-3562. 4tp 2/9-3/1
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4-WHEELERS
CRAZY CARLS ATV’s SALES and service and parts all makes, panhandlepowersports.com 951-2525. 4tp 12/22-1/12
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FOR SALE
FOR SALE- Wood Wrap around hot tub w/cover and equipment, small leak. Seats eight. $500, like new personal wood chipper. $250. 850-892-7849. 1tp 2/9
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BUY, SELL, TRADE, REPAIRXBOX360, PS3, & Wii Top Prices, New XBOX360 Kinect Consoles & Games I Fix Computers, Inc. Downtown DeFuniak Springs. 22wds 1tc 2/9
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queen pillow top mattress set. New in plastic with warranty. $200. 850-527-2295. Can deliver. 4tp 1/19-2/9
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1968 Chevy Mini toterhome, 1 ton, 350 smallblock, 110 roofmount A/C, $2,000/price negotiable. Call 334-858-6642 or 334-427-5956. tfp1/19
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Coastal Hay Square bales. Good quality. Fall Crop. $6 each. 850-834-2000. 8tp 1/12-3/1
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FRESHLY BALED PINE STRAW. $3.50 a bale. Delivered. 850-333-0877.  tfc 15wds 2/4
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ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS
$350 to $650.
*One wheelchair with battery charger. Brand new battery. Mint condition. Call 850-835-2163. tfc 12/8
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BUY/SELL/REPAIR
TV’s LCD, DLP, Plasma, Projection. 850-419-1738 or 850-978-1703. tfc 7/14
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BLUE BIRD HOUSES FOR SALE $7.50 EACH. Call (850)836-4583. tfc 6/16.
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PERENNIAL PEANUT HAY for sale. Horses and goats. $6.50 per 50 lbs. bales. Call 850-834-3881. tfc 3/3
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FILL DIRT, clay, rock, top soil, masonry sand, driveway material. All delivered. Spreading available. Driveways built. Anything hauled. Red’s Haul’n 892-0503
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FILL DIRT-$95 PER LOAD. WE HAUL/SPREAD DIRT & gravel. We do driveways, lot cleaning and backhoe. Lawrence & son, Buddy Lawrence Owner and Operator. 892-3873. tfc 2/10. 25WDS
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UTILITIES
TRAILERS
UTILITIES TRAILERS
5×8 $695
5×10 $775
5×12 $825
5×14 $850
Tandems
76”x12’ $1325
76” x14’ $1350
76”X16’ $1395
Add $25 for 2” floors and $150 for brakes. Call (850)420-5824.
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ATV’S
RECREATIONAL VEHICLES
98 GeorgIe Boy, 31 ft/ A-1 condition. Worth $25,000. 1/2 price $12,500 892-6407. tfc 2/9
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MOTORCYCLES/
PARTS

CRAZY CARLS MOTORCYCLES repairs, accessories, tires and installation. wwwpanhandlepowersports.com. 951-2525. 4tp
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2006 Honda 1300 VTX/C Motorcycle less than 11,000 miles. $5500.00 (850)834-2017. tfc 2/9 15wds
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auto/
auto supplies
1966 ford ltd. Runs and drives. Nice older car. 53,000 miles. $3,000 OBO. wwwpanhandlepowersports.com. 951-2525. tfc 2/2
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50 OR 150 Hp wetshot  NOS kit for sale. Half full bottle (10 lbs) nitrous express solonoids with purge and lines. $175 ready to install. (850)333-3016. tfc
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1976 INTERNATIONAL SCOUT. V-8, automatic, 4wd drive, will run. Nice project truck. $2,600. $2,600 wwwpanhandlepowersports.com. 951-2525. tfc 2/2
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BOAT &
BOAT SUPPLIES
For Sale: 2006 Bass Tracker Boat 175 TX Loaded  $10,000. (850) 834-2017. tfc 2/9
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RHINO Boats  Joe’s Motor Service, Inc., Hartford, AL 334-588-2968. tfc 6/24
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SERVICES
INCORPORATION, LLC. WORKERS COMP Exempt Within 48 Hours 850-535-5000. 5tc 2/2-3/1
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UPHOLSTERY BY JAMES TROUBLEFIELD. Cars, trucks, & boat seats. Etc. 850-051-0055. 1tp 2/9
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ELDERLY CARE for your loved ones in your home. Over 35 years experience. Private duty. Have good references. Day or nights. Call 892-1097. 4tc 2/2-2/23
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COTZIN BUILDERS-State Certified Building Contractor. From small jobs, remodeling or new homes. Also home inspections for insurance purposes. Call us first. 850-307-8617. tfc 1/19. 22wds
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Giddens construction LLC. Remodeling handyman, maintenance license & insured. 850-226-7413/321-558-4138. Free estimates.6tp 1/19-2/23
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Donel   Construction LLC New homes, Remodeling, Plumbing, Electric, Decks, Concrete, Painting, Pressure Washing, Flooring, etc. Christian Contractor RG0048939.850-834-2017. tfc 7/2.19wds
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FLOORS & MORE: Installations, carpet, vinyl, laminate, hardwood, ceramic, stone installation, kitchen and bathroom renovations, general home maintenance and repairs. Call Matt (850) 307-3185. 4tp 1/12-2/2
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TREE REMOVAL  and stump grinding. Serving Walton County and surrounding area’s. 850-836-4985. 2tp 1/12-6/28
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CLEANING. WILL CLEAN YOUR  HOUSE SPOTLESS. Call 213-6017 or 892-4008. $40 min $10 hr. tfc 2/9
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DOZIER, Tractor, and backhoe work. Clear land or lots. Driveways, tree removal, very reliable and reasonable. Call Keith at OR 850-333-3425.  22wds tfc 11/17
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MAINTENANCE & REPAIR. Carpentry & painting. 892-7488 or 830-6176. tfc 8/11
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mckee homes inc. All residential types of construction, custom homes, framing and remodeling, addition, renovations, barns, decks, concrete foundation and driveways etc. RR0067175. Call 978-0041. mckeehomes@gmail.com. 26wds tfc 1/20
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ODD JOBS-PLUMBING, ELECTRIC, carpentry, painting, siding, etc. Call Paul Rushing at 850-401-1537. tfc 12/6
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Personal
UNCONTESTED  DIVORCE No court  appearance. Including children, property, 1-877-244-2230
FloridaDivorceByMail.com
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LISTEN TO THE Country Store. Mondays-Saturdays at 9:15 a.m. on AM 1460 WZEP to buy, sell or trade, lost & found. BE LISTENING WZEP AM 1460 offers FREE yard sale signs. Listen to THE COUNTRY STORE for details or stop by 449 North 12th during office hours. Mon-Fri. tfc
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YARD SALE
BIG YARD SALE. Rain or shine. Fri. & Sat. 8 am to 1. 1272 Oakwood Lakes Blvd. DFS. N. 331 to 1st paved road on left. 419-9279. 1tc 2/9
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YARD SALE. Sat. 2/11 on Woodyard Road in DFS off Hwy. 90 across railroad tracks. 1tp 2/9
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MOM AND ME THRIFT & ANTIQUES. Inventory reduction sale through the month of February. 25% off everything storewide. M-F 9 – 4:30. Sat. 10-2 1674 Hwy. 90 West, DFS. 892-3503. tfc 2/2. 30wds
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THE ARC OF WALTON COUNTY will have a yard sale at 195 Heather Lane on Friday, Feb. 3rd from 9 am to  1pm and Saturday, Feb. 4th from 7:30 a.m to 1 pm. Furniture, household items, clothing, The best of the best.
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YARD SALE. SATURDAY, Feb. 4. 7 am. Friendship House 353 Juniper Lake Rd.
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Down sizing or have home furnishings or household items you no longer need but don’t want to hold a yard sale – Contact Nook and Cranny Home Consignment for a steady stream of shoppers who will see your items – rain or shine! 865-2976, Baldwin Ave., DeFuniak Springs.
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Rental
1BR 1BA Apt in Historic DeFuniak, partial utilities paid by landlord, $500 mo + dep NO HUD/PETS 850-259-1720. 18wds 3tc 2/9-2/23
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“Commercial property for rent in Ponce De Leon”.
Approx 950 sq ft, business/office space. 2 rooms w/2 baths. One room $300, both for $550. Excellent visibility for Hiwy 90, Dep/lease/ref required. Av: March 1. Plumbing for barber/beauty shop. 336-381-8068 or jkfisher84@me.com. 3tc 2/9-2/23
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2BED/2 FULL BATHS 02’ MOBILE, top shape. 230 Rubens Circle. $550 mo & dep. 892-6407. tfc 2/9
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waterfront home for rent. 2bedroom/2bath on Juniper Lake.  north of DeFuniak Springs. 400 feet of shore front. Dock and boat ramp. Large porch and deck overlooking lake. Includes washer, dryer, dishwasher and mower. Home located on large  1 acre lot. Quiet and peaceful atmosphere. Non-smoking $650/month. $800 Security deposit. Call 585-3917. 2tp 2/2-2/9
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Lake View 1 bedroom furnished with new stove @ 536 Baldwin Ave. Internet/TV $600 or Weekly $225 includes utilities Beats a Motel..Call 239-682-2094. 23wds
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DFSprings -Clean Mobiles in country 2/2 @ $650 and 3/2 @ $700 Both have washer/dryer C/A/H or Rent Weekly @ 225-$250 includes utilities.Call 850-859-0188 or 239-682-2094. 26wds
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FOR RENT: 2 Bedroom mobile home in Mossy Head. February rent $200. March rent $400. 892-2623. 1tp 2/9
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3/4BR 2BA Brick Home on 1 acre, nice neighborhood, lg great room, additional room for office or storage, NO HUD/PETS $900 mo+dep 850-259-1720. 23wds 3tc 2/9-2/23
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FOR RENT: 3BD/2 FULL BATH MOBILE HOME. Lrg Master Bd. $640 p/mo includes water and sewage. First & DD. Quiet, family oriented area. Squirrel Haven Rd. 850-974-2259. 2tp 2/9-2/16
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FOR RENT: 2BD/2BA. All utilities. furnished except electric. Washer & dryer & stove & refrigerator. 5 minutes from downtown DeFuniak Springs.850-585-5245/651-9900. tfc 2/9
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3BDRM & 2 FULL BATH mobile home for rent. New carpet through out. Total electric. Washer&Dryer hook up. Central heat and air. Hud approved. No Pets. Ph. 333-7248. 2tp 2/9-2/16
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Country Living 2BR 1BA home w/ porch & swing, large living room, 1 acre, $600 mo + dep NO HUD. 850-259-1720. 21wds 3tc 2/9-2/23
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DFSprings 2 bedroom 2 bath mobile with washer/dryer and C/A/H Nice porch and carport. Animals negotiable. DISH is available too. WEEKLY at $235 includes all utilities or rent for $650 monthly and you pay utilities. Call 239-682-2094   or 850-859-0188 for appointment. 41wds tfc 2/2
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TEN LAKE ESTATE: DFS
•3Bd/2Ba $1,200 furnished. •2bd/1ba $500 furnished. 333-9326 (son) 2tp 2/2-2/9
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COUNTRY LIVING. 2-3 bd/1ba, utility room, screened porch, car porch. Easy access to Eglin Air Force base and major Hwys. Please call 892-4554. 2tp 2/2-2/9
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FOR RENT. 2bd/2ba mobile home, water, view with access to King Lake. No pets. $490. Water, garage, sewer included. Damage deposit. $400. Call 865-0740 or 892-2019. 2tc 2/2-2/9
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3bd/1 & 1/2 bath. 2588 West CR-30A. Blue Mountain Beach. $1,000 mo. & dd. 1-year lease. Ken 892-2442/836-4442. 15wds tfc 2/2
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DFSprings – Lake View one bedroom apartment- new stove, balcony, Internet/Cable-upstairs at 536 Baldwin Ave. Weekly $225 includes utilities or $600 Monthly. 850-859-0188 or 239-682-2094. 26wds tfc 2/2
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3bdrm/2ba Mobile Home off Walden Road. All electric. Private & clean. Fenced yard. No pets. $550. (850)225-0949. 3tp 3tp 2/9-2/23
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2BD/1.5BA MH, nice & clean, stove, refrig. Sits on 1/2 acre. 2 covered porches. Total electric. NO PETS! 825-F Martin Rd. 797-6009. 892-2979. tfc 2/2
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FOR RENT SMALL 2/1 Mobile Home. Oakwood Hills $300. mo. & $300 dep. 892-7137. 1tp 2/9
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FOR RENT: 2 Bedroom mobile home in Mossy Head. February rent $200. March rent $400. 892-2623. 1tp 2/9
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3 BDRM/2BA mobile home. Large master bedroom & kitchen. Nice & quiet. All electric. Fenced Oakwood Hills. No pets. $600. (850)225-0949. 3tp 2/9-2/23
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3BD/2BA Furnished. Located on 181C close to Morrison Springs on 32 acres. Includes Washer/dryer, Stove, Refrig. $650 month. Dep. required. 865-9055. tfc. 2/2 21wds
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3BEDROOM/1BATH. 1323 N. 20th St. Living room, dining room, den, no smoking, no pets. Must pass background check. 1-year lease. $650month/$650deposit. Paul Carter. 892-2227. tfc 2/2
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HOUSE FOR RENT
2BED/1BATH house for rent. $600 Monthly. $600 sec dep. Newly remodeled. Nice place to live! 182 N. 7th St. DFS. Call 951-8867. tfc 1/26 22WDS
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FOR RENT: 3BD/2BA in Freeport. No pets/non-smoking. $650 mo & $650 sd. 850-835-2350. 4tp 1/19-2/9
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HOUSE FOR RENT on  2 acres fenced yard. 3bd/2 full baths, 3-car garage. Huge loft. Pet ok on approval. $600. per month with first, last & security deposit. No smoking. Senior Citizen or snowbirds only. Call (850)835-2163. 32wds tfc 12/15
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partially furnished 1 bedroom trailer. No pets. Non-smoker. No drugs. $125 wk & $125 dep. All utilities included. No kids! 850-388-8965. tfc 1/5
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PONCE DE LEON
•3BD/2BA $650/Mo. Sd nego.
•2BD/1BA $475/Mo Sd nego.
Both includes water, sewer. Washer, dryer, stove, refrigerator. Call (850)865-9055.  22wds tfc 10/27
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www.DFSRental.com 3 BEDROOM TRAILERS, rent to own, U-Fix $200 per month. Norwood Park #2, #4, #8, #10.  Go 90 East past Petro, right on South Norwood, cross tracks, right on Charlie Brown Road. 892-2284. 34wds tfc 11/3
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FOR RENT- 7957 CR 280 E. DFS, FL- 14’x80’ MH. 2b/2b. Country setting, private. Water & garbage provided. Must pass a background  ck. No Pets. No smoker. $500 & S/d. 1-year lease. 892-2227. 33wds tfc 10/27
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HUD approved Mobile Homes on Laurel St. 892-4677/401-1289. tfc 7/14
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3 BEDROOM TRAILER  for rent. $650. Penn Signature Properties. 334-406-2077.  tfc 8/17
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Office Space 1200 sq.ft., 40 S 5th St.  892-5995. 15wds tfc 5/20
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www.WaltonProperties.com
Land/Home package.  2/2 Mobile Home on half acre fenced lot.  Will take truck, motor home, anything of value for down payment, best offer.  Take Highway 90 East, to left on North Davis Lane.  At end of Davis lane turn left and go to 483 German Club road on left.  892-2284. 51wds tfc 7/1
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2, 3, BEDROOM DUPLEXES. RENTALS. $450 – $700 month. HUD approved. 892-7012. tfc 6/11
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HILLTOP TERRACE APTS. 600 N. 4th St., Florala, AL. Affordable housing for the elderly. 1 bdrm, centr. heat & air, stove, refrigerator, free laundry facilities, planned activities. Based on income. Come by or call (334) 858-4655, Leave message. Equal Opportunities Housing. tfn 3/31
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I BUY HOUSES

I BUY HOUSES!  Lot$ and acreage. No Ha$$le$. Quick closing. Call now 892-2284. tfc 1/17
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REAL ESTATE
BUSINESS
OPPORTUNITIES
REAL ESTATE INVESTOR seeks financial partners. Will pay 10% interest on loans secured by excellent property. Great for IRA’s and retirement funds. (850) 892-2284. 24wd
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REAL ESTATE
FOR SALE BY OWNER
LIKE NEW. Prosperity 3Br/2Ba. 2040 sq. ft. home. $90K 850-956-1290. 8tp 1/5-2/23
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For Sale by Owner.
100 Park Avenue, 3/1, 1348 s.f., 2 city lots, hardwood floors, good condition, great corner location. 850/508-4964. 21wds 3tc 2/9-2/23
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www.WaltonProperties.com
Houses, mobile homes, parks, and lots for sale or trade, possible owner finance.15wds tfc 11/7
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BEAUTIFUL, new, 4 Br/2 Ba, 2 CG ready for occupancy – built by one of area’s best – on almost  acre lot.  Great plan with loads of upgrades, good area! 100% financing possible. Mildred C. Heaton Realty, Inc 850-582-3806 mcheaton@cfi.net- 40wds.tfc1/13
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Employment
Convenience Store Manager 2 years min experience. Competitive salary. e-mail resume to
mpenterprise12@gmail.com
3tc 1/26-2/9
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ROEHM PRESCHOOL has an opening for a teacher, must have CDA or FCCT credential. Salary position, paid holidays and sick leave. Must inquire in person. 1595 Hwy. 83 N. NO PHONE CALLS. 2tp 2/9-2/16
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CDL driver with class A to run flatbed, van, or reefer in all 48 states @ 62 mph. Driver must be able to take care of small mechanical repairs and run strictly DOT legal and keep accurate, legal logs. Must have three years experience, clean MVR, over 24 years of age and current DOT physical. Pay: Expect $800 plus per week gross pay with one week hold back on wages. Compensation is $10 per hour with one hour pay for every 50 miles of trip and deadhead miles+one hour for loading+plus one hour for unloading+one hour for fueling every 1000 miles+one hour for strapping & chains+2 hours for tarping when required. Fuel bonus of $0.25/hour for each 0.1 mpg increase from 5.4 (6 mpg average would be paid $11.50/hour). Production bonus if truck profit exceeds $1000/month exclusive of any truck debt payments. Team drivers earn straight 22% of the truck gross revenue. All bills, logs, and receipts will be turned in after each load. Home time is as requested by driver with adequate notice. email jkei@gtcom.net or call 850-834-2974. 180 wds 2tc 2/2-2/9
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HELP WANTED Niceville, roofers, wanted experienced only. Drivers license, hand tools. 678-7000. Leave message. 4tp 2/2-2/23
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Wanted: Pianist/Choir Director for Freeport Presbyterian Church – 835-2447 or 835-1827 – Paid Position. tfc 1/12
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LOCAL MANUFACTURING COMPANY, Choctaw Beach, FL. seeking full time position for full-time employment, dependable individuals, must pass drug test. On applicant per family. Great starting pay, weekends off, gas allowance and paid holidays. 3 shifts. Apply at Magee Industrial Park, 9646 Hwy. 20 West, Freeport. 9-4. M-F. No calls. 49wds tfc 11/17
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NOW HIRING-Are you making less than $40,000 per year? Werner Enterprises needs driver trainees now! No expereince required. Immediate job plaement assistance. OTR, regional & local jobs. Call now for more information. 1-866-280-5309. 4tc 2/2-2/23
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CONVENIENT STORE CASHIER. Far above average salary. Apply in person at Petro Food Market. Located at 1805 E. Nelson. 892-7620. 18wds tfc 12/2
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The City of DeFuniak Springs (pop. 5177) is now accepting applications for a Finance Director.  The city employs approximately 100 people and operates with a $24-million annual budget. The city form of government is council-manager.
The minimum qualifications for the position are: a B.S. degree, or higher, in accounting, public finance or business administration from a four-year college or university.   Must have a minimum of two (2) years experience in accounting; experience in municipal accounting is desirable but not mandatory.  Knowledge in the area of budget preparation, financial investments, State of Florida uniform accounting codes and any other areas concerning governmental accounting is essential.  Must have knowledge of computer systems.
The Finance Director shall be responsible for the overall management of the City’s finances; following policies set by a five-member City Council and elected Mayor. Requires a valid Florida driver license.  The salary range is from $47,000 to $80,000.  The annual salary and benefit package for this position will be set by the City Council.
Applications may be obtained from the website, www.defuniaksprings.net or from the administration office, 71 US Hwy 90 West, DeFuniak Springs, Florida 32433.  Applications will be received during regular office hours, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.  Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. CST on Friday, March 2nd, 2012.
The City of DeFuniak Springs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/ADA Employer/Drug Free Workplace.
3tc 1/26-2/9-230wds. po#66817
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NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN That pursuant to a Writ of Execution issued in the CIRCUIT Court of WALTON County, Florida, on the 21st, day of NOVEMBER, 2011 In the cause wherein BAYOU VILLAGE CONDO ASSOCT. INC, was plaintiff(s) and was/were CATHERINE ROGERS defendant(s), being Case No. 09CA001548 in said Court.
I, MICHAEL A. ADKINSON, JR., as Sheriff of WALTON  County, Florida, have levied upon all the right, title and interest of the defendant, CATHERINE ROGERS, in and to the following described REAL property, to-wit:

CONDOMINIUM UNIT  NO. 615, OF BAYOU VILLAGE CONDOMINIUM PHASE I, TOGETHER WITH THE UNDIVIDED SHARE IN THE COMMON ELEMENTS APPURTENANTS THERETO, IN ACCORDANCE WITH AND SUBJECT TO THE COVENANTS, CONDITIONS, RESTRICTIONS, TERMS AND OTHER PROVISIONS OF THAT CERTAIN DECLARATION OF CONDOMINIUM OF BAYOU VILLAGE PHASE I, AS RECORDED IN BOOK 108 PAGE 487, PUBLIC RECORDS OF WALTON COUNTY, FLORIDA.
615 BAYOU DRIVE, MIRAMAR BEACH, FL 32550

And on the 21st, day of  FEBRUARY, 2012 at the front entrance to the Walton County Court House in the City of DeFuniak Springs, Walton County, FL, at the hour of 11:00 am or as soon as possible thereafter, I will offer for sale all of the said defendant’s CATHERINES ROGERS’s right, title and interest in aforesaid property at public outcry and will sell the same subject to taxes, all prior liens, encumbrances and judgments, if any, to the highest and best bidder or bidders for CASH IN HAND. The proceeds to be applied as far as may be to the payment of costs and the satisfaction of the above described execution.

/s/ MICHAEL A. ADKINSON, JR.
Of Walton County, Florida

4tc: Jan. 19, 26; Feb. 2, 9, 2012        975P
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NOTICE OF INTENT OF THE
SCHOOL BOARD
OF WALTON COUNTY, FLORIDA
TO ADOPT A SCHOOL BOARD RULE SETTING FORTH SOCIAL MEDIA POLICIES AND PROCEDURES IN THE WALTON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT

The School Board of Walton County, Florida, hereby gives notice of its intent to adopt the proposed rule setting forth Social Media policies and procedures governing the pedagogical usage of social media outlets in the Walton County School District, pursuant to the procedures set forth in the Administrative Procedures Act.

PURPOSE AND EFFECT:  The purpose and effect of the adoption of the proposed rule is to set forth the rights and responsibilities of approved users as pertains to the usage of social media outlets.

SUMMARY:    Policies and procedures for the appropriate usage of social media outlets in the Walton County School District will provide a framework for evaluating and maintaining a consistent pedagogical purpose within the schools.
LEGAL  AUTHORITY:  The adoption of the proposed rule is authorized by Sections 1001.41, 1001.42, 1001.43, and 1006.09, Florida Statutes..
ECONOMIC IMPACT:  The adoption of the proposed rule will not result in any additional costs to the School District.

A public hearing will be held by the School Board of Walton County, Florida, at 9:00 o’clock a.m. during the regular board meeting on March 13, 2012, in the Board Room at the Tivoli Administrative Complex, 145 Park Street, DeFuniak Springs, Florida, for the purpose of considering adoption of the proposed rule setting forth Social Media policies and procedures for the pedagogical use of social media.   Any person may appear at the hearing and present evidence and argument and be heard concerning the adoption of the proposed rule.  Immediately following the public hearing, the School Board of Walton County, Florida will consider final action to adopt the proposed rule.

The entire text of the proposed rule is on file and available for inspection during regular office hours at the office of the Superintendent of Schools, Walton County, Florida, which office is located at 145 Park Street, Suite 2, DeFuniak Springs, Florida.  Copies of the proposed rule are available to the public at the Superintendent’s office.

If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the School Board with respect to any matter considered at such meeting or hearing, such person will need a record of the proceedings, and for such purpose, such person may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.

The School Board of Walton County does not discriminate upon the basis of any individual’s disability status.  Anyone requiring reasonable accommodation as provided for in the American with Disabilities Act to ensure to or participation in the hearing should contact Toni Norman, Secretary to the Superintendent, at (850) 892-1100 ext. 1302 at least two (2) business days in advance to make appropriate arrangements.

The name of the person originating the proposed rule is Mark Ewing and the name of the person approving the proposed rule for consideration by the School Board is Carlene H. Anderson.

The Notice of Rule Development required by Section 120.54, Florida Statutes, was published on January 18, 2012 in the DeFuniak Herald-Breeze.

CARLENE H. ANDERSON
Superintendent of Schools
Walton County School District

4tc: Jan. 26; Feb. 2, 9, 16, 2012        102Q
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