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Santa Rosa Beach resident enjoys beautiful luna moth visitors

Santa Rosa Beach resident Sherry McCall enjoyed a few unusual visitors to her workshop this week. Early on in the week, McCall was treated to a luna moth that took up residence on the exterior of her workshop wall. Then, … Continue reading

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DeFuniak Springs community garden in the works

What was an on and off community garden over the last few years is now on again thanks to DeFuniak Springs residents Kevin and Barbara Chilcutt. Big plans are in the works according to Kevin, with plot areas now being … Continue reading

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Find the Easter eggs in North and South Walton April 19 and 20

Freeport Arts and Craft Festival and Easter Egg Hunt April 19 On Saturday, April 19 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. the Town Planters Society of Freeport will be hosting their annual arts and craft festival. The festival will be … Continue reading

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Walton Bay, river and shoreline fishing report for April 16

Fishing is good and dependent on the weather Choctawhatchee Bay: Folks reeling in some large speckled trout, some small redfish, a few sheepshead and black drum. Shoreline: Great reports of good size pompano being caught. One report of a 6 … Continue reading

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Mother opposum wreaks havoc at Freeport home

Dan Baker of Freeport sent us a story about an unusual event at his home in Freeport April 14. We’ll let Dan tell the story: “Yesterday evening around 9:00 P.M. windows open, fresh air and pure bliss was over me … Continue reading

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Community clean up day at Legion Park April 26

Walton County District 4 Commissioner Sara Comander will be hosting a community clean up day in Miramar Beach at Legion Park April 26 from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. The park is located on Ponce de Leon Street. Dumpsters will … Continue reading

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Walton County bay and river fishing report for April 10

Fishing is good for those that get out there Choctawhatchee Bay: Folks reeling in some large speckled trout, some small redfish, a few sheepshead and black drum. River: River is high, but folks have been reeling in some shellcracker. Click … Continue reading

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Habitat Rx: Five Steps to a Healthy Watershed workshop in Santa Rosa Beach April 21

Citizens unite to combat invasive species in our community The Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance (CBA) in collaboration with UF/IFAS Extension & Florida Sea Grant will host a public workshop at Padgett Park, 810 JD Miller Rd, Santa Rosa Beach on Monday, … Continue reading

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Nick’s Redfish Roundup tournament May 17, 2014

Nick’s Seafood Restaurant will be hosting their Ninth Annual Redfish Roundup tournament on Sat., May 17, 2014.  Payout: $10,000.00 to the top five places. 1st-$5,000.00, 2nd-$2,000.00, 3rd-$1,500.00, 4th-$1,000.00, 5th -$500.00. Payout is based on a 50 team participation. All contestants … Continue reading

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Walton bay and river fishing report for April 2

Fishing is good for those that get out there Choctawhatchee Bay: Good amount of speckled trout and sheepshead. River: River is high, but folks have been reeling in catfish. Click here for fishing forecast Bay and river report brought to … Continue reading

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