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!

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Classified 11.12.2015

Nov 13th, 2015 | Comments Off on Classified 11.12.2015

—————————————– NICE 1BR APT. on John White Rd. Quiet. Call 850-218-8681 or 859-2321 for details. tfc 11/6 —————————————– REAL ESTATE FOR SALE-22 ACRES of hunting and timber land with cabin site with electric. 432 High Lonesome Road. 892-0439. 4tp 10/22-11/12 —————————————– LAND FOR SALE. KIDD Road 23 acres @ $3,500. $80,500 off Kidd Road. 10 […]

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Headline news 11/6/14

Nov 16th, 2014 | Comments Off on Headline news 11/6/14

    BCC THANKS SEN. GAETZ FOR HELP WITH COUNTY APPROPRIATIONS             Legislature appropriates $89 million for county projects             _____   PARKING NEEDS ASSESSMENT FOR SOUTH WALTON FINALIZED             Finds potentially 453 new spaces             _____   WATERSOUND TRAIL OPENS             St. Joe holds ribbon-cutting for five-mile trail             _____   SCHOOL BOARD APPROVES […]

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Lady Seahawks head to state final four after historic volleyball win over Baker

Nov 14th, 2014 | Comments Off on Lady Seahawks head to state final four after historic volleyball win over Baker

By REID TUCKER and PATRICK CASEY Before about 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 8, no South Walton team had ever beaten Baker in a volleyball contest, regular season or otherwise. The Lady Gators, on the other hand, were riding high on a 19-3 record and their umpteenth straight district championship going into the post-season, with […]

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Classified Ads 11.13.14

Nov 14th, 2014 | Comments Off on Classified Ads 11.13.14

YARD SALE mission trip yard sale At CAring and Sharing Nov. 8 at 7 am. All funds go to helping send a team with OrphanÕs Hearts to Guatemala. —————————————– Basement Sale/Downsizing on Saturday November 8 @  107 Platt Rd.  Time 9-4. —————————————– INSIDE YARD SALE IN BARN in back yard. Lots of stuff. Low prices. […]

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Retiring board members depart WCSB, Career Center gets new name

Nov 14th, 2014 | Comments Off on Retiring board members depart WCSB, Career Center gets new name

By ALICIA LEONARD Walton County School Board members held a workshop on curriculum for high school sophomores an hour previous to their regularly scheduled board meeting on the afternoon of Nov. 4, 2014. The two meetings were the last Dennis Wallace, Faye Leddon and Sharon Roberts would preside over. Roberts was not present for the […]

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DFS City Council talks grant writer compensation, Tesla Motors charging station plans

Nov 14th, 2014 | Comments Off on DFS City Council talks grant writer compensation, Tesla Motors charging station plans

By REID TUCKER The DeFuniak Springs City Council and prospective grant writer candidate Robert McKnight didn’t come to terms at the most recent meeting, but that does not mean they won’t after the first of the year.

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Tax Increment Financing could yield $700,000 annually for south Walton projects

Nov 14th, 2014 | Comments Off on Tax Increment Financing could yield $700,000 annually for south Walton projects

By DOTTY NIST The need for crosswalk and roadway improvements, drainage upgrades, and bridge replacements has been identified in south Walton County. According to a consultant’s report, approximately $700,000 a year for such work would be possible through the use of Tax Increment Financing (TIF) in that area. It was also reported that a similar […]

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Freeport finishes 2014 football season with 34-33 win against Rocky Bayou

Nov 14th, 2014 | Comments Off on Freeport finishes 2014 football season with 34-33 win against Rocky Bayou

By REID TUCKER Freeport’s 34-33 win over Rocky Bayou Christian on the windy night of Nov. 8 put the wraps on a season that saw the Bulldogs improve 400 percent over last year’s winless campaign.

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South Walton defeats Baker 28-21

Nov 14th, 2014 | Comments Off on South Walton defeats Baker 28-21

By PATRICK CASEY The South Walton Seahawks scored two touchdowns over the final 11 minutes of the fourth quarter as they rallied for a 28-21 victory on their home field over the previously undefeated Baker Gators. Baker entered the contest with a 9-0 mark, winning their last 20 regular season games despite an opening round […]

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Legal Notices 11.13.14

Nov 13th, 2014 | Comments Off on Legal Notices 11.13.14

NOTICE UNDER FICTITIOUS NAME LAW NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, under Chapter 865.09, that the undersigned, desiring to engage in business under the fictitious name of Personalized Home Care Provider, Physical address-121 Kings Lake Blvd. in the City of DeFuniak Springs, Walton County, Florida, 32433 intends to register the said name with the Division of Corporations […]

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