Author Archives: Walton Outdoors

Tomatoes in the spring garden lecture in Chipley Feb. 25

Date/time: Sat., Feb. 25 – 10 a.m. – 12 Noon The Washington County UF/IFAS Extension office will be hosting a tomato growing lecture for the spring garden on Saturday, Feb. from 10 a.m. – 12 Noon. The event will be … Continue reading

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Hazmat collection day in north and south Walton March 4

Date/time: Sat., March 4 – 8 a.m. – 12 Noon The Walton Board of County Commissioners is sponsoring a project to collect, recycle, treat and properly dispose of these and other household hazardous wastes: Pesticides – Used Oil – Stale … Continue reading

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Concert at Lakeyard Amphitheatre in DeFuniak Springs March 11

The Special Events Committee of the City of DeFuniak Springs are hosting a free concert on Saturday, March 11, 2017, at the Lake Yard Amphitheatre on Circle Drive in DeFuniak Springs. The concert begins at 3 pm and will feature … Continue reading

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Learn about basic land navigation at Ponce De Leon Springs State Park March 11

Date/time: Sat., March 11, 10-11 a.m. Join special guest speaker Chris Mize on a ranger led hike at Ponce de Leon Springs State Park. Chris will use his experience from serving in the Army Light Infantry to help give introductory map reading … Continue reading

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Father of South Walton Mosquito Control District recalls the early days of Santa Rosa

On Feb. 15, 2017 Vernon Bishop, the founder of South Walton Mosquito District (District) shared his memories of area history and the District. At 93, Bishop recalled the early days of growing up in Santa Rosa, in an area near … Continue reading

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Walton County fishing report for Feb. 15

Fishing is good Bay: Still a good trout bite going on along with more sheepshead reports. River: Great reports of bass biting and crappie starting to bite. Shore: A few reports of pompano. Hunting: Primitive weapon season opening just in … Continue reading

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