MEMBERS OF THE Freeport Bulldogs football team had a chance to “ham it up” during Media Day on Friday in the Freeport gymnasium. The Bulldogs travel to Quincy Munroe for a jamboree on Friday night before returning home on Aug. 30 to open the regular season with Cottondale. (Photo by Reid Tucker)
WALTON High School held Media Day on August 13 as the Braves prepare to start their 93rd season of football this week. The Braves will open the regular season on Aug. 30 with a home game against Blountstown. (Photo by Patrick Casey)
FOUR YEAR OLD JESSI PIERCE of Navarre recently attended a doggy party for Alexandra Chandler held in Niceville. The event was intended to raise funds for the Walton County Animal Shelter. Pierce was the first person to adopt a stuffed animal and therefore the first to receive an adoption certificate. Guests also brought bags of dog food for the shelter. (Photo by Lanna Williams)
THE FHS cheerleaders lead the student body in a cheer. On Aug. 7 Freeport High School (FHS) held its annual new student orientation. The FHS Passionate About Creating Kindness, PACK, leaders were assigned to a group of incoming freshmen whom they will mentor throughout the year.
SKUNKS WERE IN EVIDENCE at the E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center, where attendees gathered to get a guided tour of the facility, experience firsthand some of the presentations offered to the general public, and enjoy the wildlife. (Photo by Ben Grafton)