JIM BAGBY speaks to attendees at the Aug. 5 beach nourishment workshop. (Photo by Dotty Nist)
DEFUNIAK SPRINGS MAYOR BOB CAMPBELL and the DeFuniak Springs Senior Softball State champions at City Hall (Photo by Teresa Bogart)
THE GIRLS GOT TOGETHER FOR A TEAM PICTURE before heading out onto the field. The 2014 Florida State Championship team is composed of (back row) Laken Hadley, Sadie Varnum, Bergan Armstrong, Megan Davis, Mercedes Goldsmith, (middle) Afton Adams, Kyrsten Head, Paiyton Perry, Haley Mitchell, (back row) Caylor Dixon, Hailee Bryan, and Camryn Brazile. The team made it to the national quarterfinals. (Photo courtesy of Donna Smith)
ALL THREE Walton County high school football teams will take part in Kickoff Classics on August 22 with the 2014 regular season beginning on August 29. The DeFuniak Herald/Beach Breeze will publish this year’s football tab on August 28. (Photo by Patrick Casey)
DALE DEAN (l) WITH Embry-Riddle University and Walton High School Principal Russell Hughes (r) spoke to the board about providing an opportunity for local students to become dual-enrolled in an aeronautics curriculum, paving the way for students to get a head start in the technology and science job market. The new program was passed by a unanimous vote from the board.