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Freeport Choctawhatchee BayFest fishing tournament September 20

Nick’s Seafood Restaurant is hosting a fishing tournament in conjunction with the Freeport Bayfest on Sept. 20. Entry fee is $50 per angler and the weight in location is at Hammock Bay Sports Complex in Freeport. TOURNAMENT TIME: Safe light … Continue reading

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Nick’s Chicks lady anglers tournament September 6

Attention lady anglers, Nick’s Seafood Restaurant is hosting Nick’s Chicks ladies anglers tournament on September 6, 2014. Reel in redfish, speckled trout, catfish and ladyfish from the Choctawhatchee Bay for prize money. Entry Fee- $50.00 per person All payouts guaranteed … Continue reading

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Walton County fishing report for Aug. 26

Fishing has never been better! Choctawhatchee Bay area: Redfish and trout good bites. Early morning or early evening seems to be a mix of best bites. River: You name it, catfish, bass, shellcracker, warmouth, bluegill or bottom fishing with earthworms. … Continue reading

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The Biophilia Center takes you Under the Sea Sept. 6

Head over to the E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center on Saturday, September 6 for an Under The Sea Day. Time: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Activities include: Marine Touch Tanks Sharks with the Gulfarium at 11 a.m. Hands on Oyster Reef … Continue reading

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Enjoy a guided birding tour of Walton County on Saturdays in Sept. and Oct.

Hosted by Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance, Discover Roads Less Traveled eco-tours will introduce you to some very special places in Walton county. Enjoy a birding tour on Saturdays in September and October (except. 10/18). Time: 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. All … Continue reading

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Walton County providing heat relief locations Aug. 22 – 24, 2014

In an effort to provide a place of respite for the elderly and medically needy during this period of extreme heat, Walton County Emergency Management, in partnership with other community organizations, has arranged for the follow comfort stations. John Horton … Continue reading

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Bayfest coming to Freeport Regional Sports Complex September 20

The City of Freeport will be hosting their inaugural ‘BAYFEST’ on Saturday September 20, 2014 at the Freeport Regional Sports Complex at Hammock Bay from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. The festival will feature a variety of entertainment for everyone … Continue reading

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Tread softly around Cnidoscolus stimulosus

Tread Softly (Cnidoscolus stimulosus) is a small herbaceous wildflower we commonly find along our sandy beaches, coastal scrubs, and sandy forest trails. If you happen to step on or brush up against one, you will not soon forget your encounter. Although … Continue reading

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Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance offering eco adventures this fall

The Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance (CBA), in partnership with Visit South Walton and Northwest Florida State College, announces the fall season of its popular eco-tourism initiative, Eco Adventures of Walton County. Click here to learn more or call (850)200-4160. Surf Fishing … Continue reading

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Fall tomato school offered by Walton County Extension office

Dates: Sept. 2, Sept. 23, Oct. 7, Oct 28 Time: 6 – 7:30 p.m. This fall don’t miss the opportunity to learn, while getting your hands dirty, how to grow tomatoes. Gulf Coast Small Farms and Alternative Enterprises presents Fall … Continue reading

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