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One of only two perfectly round lakes in the world

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Mildred Wilkerson honored as a Woman of Light

Aug 28th, 2016 | Comments Off on Mildred Wilkerson honored as a Woman of Light

  By ELIZABETH SINCLAIR DeFuniak Springs – Mildred Wilkerson was honored by the DeFuniak Springs Woman’s Club as the sixth “Woman of Light” at the Chautauqua Hall of Brotherhood on Aug. 12. Woman of Light recognizes local women who, though their personal contributions, have made positive differences to the community. With each recognition comes a marble plaque […]

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Officials looking to acquire parcels for public beach parking and beach access

Aug 28th, 2016 | Comments Off on Officials looking to acquire parcels for public beach parking and beach access

By DOTTY NIST     DeFuniak Springs–    Walton County will have parking for hundreds more beachgoer vehicles and hundreds more feet of beach access property, funded through the bed tax, if efforts now being pursued by the Walton County Tourist Development Council (TDC) and the county come to fruition. Executive Director Jay Tusa provided […]

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DeFuniak Economic Development Committee feel out future

Aug 28th, 2016 | Comments Off on DeFuniak Economic Development Committee feel out future

  By ALICIA LEONARD DeFuniak Springs – The DeFuniak Springs Economic Development Committee met the evening of Aug. 11, 2016 for their regular monthly meeting, and to discuss the administration of future grants, approve past meeting minutes and how citizen volunteers on the board feel about a recent call at a past city council meeting […]

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Walton Middle School ribbon cutting

Aug 25th, 2016 | Comments Off on Walton Middle School ribbon cutting

DeFuniak Springs – The  Walton Area Chamber of Commerce held the grand opening of the Walton Middle School for members and the general public this morning. You can find both videos on our youtube channel at the links below.   https://youtu.be/GcWjJSVCm_c   https://youtu.be/oN2VsDV3NQI  

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Extra! Extra! Read All About It! In this week’s edition of the DeFuniak Herald Beach Breeze!

Aug 24th, 2016 | Comments Off on Extra! Extra! Read All About It! In this week’s edition of the DeFuniak Herald Beach Breeze!

 

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TOWN OF MALONE CHALLENGES CITY OF FREEPORT

Aug 23rd, 2016 | Comments Off on TOWN OF MALONE CHALLENGES CITY OF FREEPORT

Freeport- The Mayor of the Town of Malone has challenged the Mayor of Freeport in collecting items to be taken to the Louisiana area that was devastated from the flood. Items will be collected for a period of two weeks and the two mayors will take the items to that area. Information is being gathered […]

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WALTON COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER Pet of the Week!

Aug 22nd, 2016 | Comments Off on WALTON COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER Pet of the Week!

THE WALTON COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER has more than 100 dogs and cats hoping to go HOME with their forever families before it’s too late. Our adoption fee is just $55 and that includes spay/neuter, microchip and all required shots. In some cases, you can take your new friend home with you the very same day. […]

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Extra! Extra! Read All About It! In this week’s edition of the DeFuniak Herald Beach Breeze!

Aug 17th, 2016 | Comments Off on Extra! Extra! Read All About It! In this week’s edition of the DeFuniak Herald Beach Breeze!
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Kiwanis/Matrix collecting donations for flood victims

Aug 16th, 2016 | Comments Off on Kiwanis/Matrix collecting donations for flood victims

DeFuniak Springs, Fla – The Kiwanis of DeFuniak Springs, Fla, in conjunction with the Matrix are collecting new and gently used items to help the families of Louisiana in their time of need. The flooding of Baton Rouge and surrounding areas has left many families homeless and without necessities. Kiwanis and Matrix are asking the […]

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SEPTEMBER BOOK SALE

Aug 16th, 2016 | Comments Off on SEPTEMBER BOOK SALE

  DeFuniak Springs, Fla — The DeFuniak Springs Friends of the Library are pleased to announce their next sale on Saturday, September 10, 2016, from 8:30 AM – Noon, at the Walton County Fairgrounds, Rte 83 North in DeFuniak Springs. The Friends will have a huge variety of materials for their customers. Each bag stuffed […]

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