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Arnett’s Gulfside Trail Rides hosting Farm Day April 18

The first ever Farm Day will be held at Arnett’s Gulfside Trail Rides on April 18th from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. Join in on a 20-acre horse farm for a family-friendly day featuring: – Live music by Tareva Henderson, … Continue reading

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7 Pines Native Plant Nursery in DeFuniak Springs offers treasures for the garden

For native plant lovers in our area, it’s no longer necessary to drive to Tallahassee or Pensacola to find what you are looking for. The newly opened 7 Pines Native Plant Nursery in DeFuniak Springs has just about everything you … Continue reading

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Walton County Jail garden provides fresh vegetables for inmates

Over the last several years, Walton County Jail and the Walton Correctional Institution State Prison have been feeding inmates with fresh vegetables right from the their back yard. Currently with 14 acres and five to seven more in the works, … Continue reading

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Celebrate Earth Day at the E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center April 11

Help celebrate the world we live in at the E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center’s annual Earth Day Festival on Saturday, April 11th. The event, sponsored by Gulf Power and Gulf Coast Insulation, is a community festival geared towards appreciation, conservation, and … Continue reading

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City of DeFuniak Springs hosting Annual Marvel of Flight Festival April 10, 11

The City of DeFuniak Springs is hosting their the fifth annual fly-in/aviation festival, “Marvel of Flight.”  Event times are Friday, April 10th from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. and on Saturday, April 11 from 9 a.m to. 4 p.m. at … Continue reading

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Freeport Arts and Craft Festival, Easter egg hunt, and car show April 4

On Saturday, April 4 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 held in conjunction with the annual Car Show and Easter Egg … Continue reading

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Firearms training in DeFuniak Springs April 4

Would you like to learn more about the basic fundamentals of operating a firearm in a classroom environment, followed by practical exercises and some shooting?  Or have you recently purchased a weapon and want to be more proficient?  Then this … Continue reading

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Happy first day of spring!

Happy first day of springtime in Walton County. Head out along a trail in south Walton, the conradina is in bloom everywhere. Trail Maps: North Walton: NokuseTrail BayLoopTrail South Walton: TopsailHillStateParkTrail PointWashingtonTrail GreenwayTrail GraytonBeachTrails DeerLakeTrail

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Walton county fishing report for March 18

Fishing is good! River/bay: Fresh water fishing is great. Stripers and crappie on the river. Click here for fishing forecast Bay and river report brought to you by Copeland’s. “Where the locals shop and the tourists are welcome.” Click here … Continue reading

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Walton County Master Gardeners offering scholarships

The Walton County Master Gardeners will be awarding a scholarship to Walton County Florida high school seniors or Walton County Florida residents currently attending college or technical school and interested in furthering their education in floriculture/horticulture. Specific areas of interest … Continue reading

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