Walton County Heritage Museum

Learn more about the history of Walton County

Train Depot Museum

Walton County Courthouse

Growing to meet the needs of the community

Courthouse

Lake DeFuniak

One of only two perfectly round lakes in the world

Fun and relaxation

Hotel DeFuniak

Built in 1920, completely restored, the perfect place to stay!

Awesome
Weather Forecast
August 2000
M T W T F S S
    Apr »
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031  

South Walton Volleyball Wins Region 2 Title

Nov 18th, 2016 | Comments Off on South Walton Volleyball Wins Region 2 Title

  By PATRICK CASEY The South Walton Seahawks earned their third consecutive entry into the Class A state semifinals in girls volleyball as the Walton County squad posted a four-set victory over Blountstown on Saturday afternoon by a score of 25-13, 23-25, 25-10 and 25-22 to earn their third victory over the Tigers in five […]

Read full post...

Walton Football District Champs Again

Nov 18th, 2016 | Comments Off on Walton Football District Champs Again

  By PATRICK CASEY The Walton Braves earned their second District 1, Class 4A title in as many years as the varsity football team posted a 31-27 win over East Gadsden on Friday night in a contest at Everette Yates Memorial Stadium that went down to the final minute before fans of the host squad […]

Read full post...

Officials unanimously approve beach customary use ordinance

Nov 18th, 2016 | Comments Off on Officials unanimously approve beach customary use ordinance

By DOTTY NIST DeFuniak Springs– An ordinance addressing the public’s right to the use of the sandy beaches in Walton County received unanimous approval by the county commission and got mixed reaction from constituents and property owners. The public hearing on the ordinance kicked off the Oct. 25 Walton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) […]

Read full post...

Walton County now looking at 40+ properties offered for sale, mostly beachfront

Nov 18th, 2016 | Comments Off on Walton County now looking at 40+ properties offered for sale, mostly beachfront

By DOTTY NIST DEFUNIAK SPRINGS  – Offering property for purchase by the Walton County has caught on in a big way, with additional properties recently being offered—and the county now looking at a total of more than 40 properties for sale. This came to light with a report by Jay Tusa, Walton County Tourist Development […]

Read full post...

November 17, 2016

Nov 17th, 2016 | Comments Off on November 17, 2016

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 8TH, day of SEPTEMBER, 2016 In the cause wherein ESTATE OF WILLIAM W. BUERKLE was/were plaintiff(s) and MICHAEL J KLEIN was/were defendant(s), being Case No 03CA000105 in said […]

Read full post...

November 10, 2016

Nov 14th, 2016 | Comments Off on November 10, 2016

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR WALTON COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 2016CA498 KING LAKE LANDING, INC., a Florida Corporation; Plaintiff, vs. CARMEN M. TAYLOR, a known natural person, not known to be either dead or alive, and her unknown heirs, devisees, grantees, assigns, or any other parties claiming by, […]

Read full post...

Photos of the Week 11.12.15

Nov 13th, 2015 | Comments Off on Photos of the Week 11.12.15

         

Read full post...

Headline news 11.12.15

Nov 13th, 2015 | Comments Off on Headline news 11.12.15

DFS CITY COUNCIL NOV. 9 MEETING More discussion on motorsports park, approves police patrol car   purchase _____ SCHOOL BOARD NOV. 3 MEETING Anderson says she will not seek fourth term _____ NATIVITY SCENE AT COURTHOUSE CHALLENGED County attorney corresponding with advocacy groups _____ TDC DESTINATION IMPROVEMENT COMMITTEE MEETING Talks possibility of distinctive bridge designs on […]

Read full post...

Walton Posts 10-0 Football Season – Braves Defeat Bay High 36-3

Nov 13th, 2015 | Comments Off on Walton Posts 10-0 Football Season – Braves Defeat Bay High 36-3

By PATRICK CASEY The Walton Braves dominated the Bay High Tornadoes from start to finish as the varsity football team capped off a 10-0 regular season with a 36-3 thrashing of the Bay County squad at Tommy Oliver Stadium on Thursday night.

Read full post...

Freeport blanks Rocky Bayou 35-0, Decker rushes for 1,000 yards in 2015 season

Nov 13th, 2015 | Comments Off on Freeport blanks Rocky Bayou 35-0, Decker rushes for 1,000 yards in 2015 season

By REID TUCKER Freeport put the wraps on its 2015 football season with a crushing 35-0 win over Rocky Bayou, but the real victor on the Bulldogs’ homecoming night was Chris Decker.

Read full post...