SOUTH WALTON upcoming Freshman Joe Ledo-Massey placed eighth- overall in the ESPN Wide World of Sports Club National Championship in Orlando last week. The win earned Joe a medal and invitation to the Junior Olympics to be held in Houston, Texas later this month. Here, Joe poses with his medal during the awards ceremony on July, 10.
HANNAH POOLE pitched nine of the 12 innings over the weekend as DeFuniak defeated Woodville 5-1 and 5-3 to earn the Section title in 11-12 year old softball. (Photo by Savannah Albert)
DEFUNIAK SPRINGS CITY COUNCILMAN MAC WORK, along with the rest of the Council, courted new business while reining in spending over the past year, but he said the work isn’t done yet. Plans are in place to expand the city’s economic footprint, with compressed natural gas and new industry leading the way. (Photo courtesy of the city of DeFuniak Springs)
GERRY DEMERS, interim county administrator, presents the proposed 2012-13 Walton County budget to county commissioners. (Photo by Dotty Nist)
STEVE KERVIN, 79, OF DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, fulfilled a lifelong dream by driving an IndyCar racing machine around the sweeping banks of Atlanta Motor Speedway’s quad-oval by participating in the Mario Andretti Racing Experience. Kervin is a longtime fan of the sport, having followed it closely since 1953. (Photo by Reid Tucker)
THE DEFUNIAK SPRINGS 11-12-year-old softball team won the Section title in Tallahassee over the weekend.The squad will travel to Orlando this weekend for the state tournament. (Photo by Savannah Albert)