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Walton County Master Gardeners presents olive tree growing workshop in DeFuniak Springs Mar. 11

Date/time: Mar. 11, 2 – 3:30 p.m. As part of their How Does Your Garden Grow lecture series, the Walton County Master Gardeners are hosting an olive tree growing workshop. This month’s the topic is Keep the peace – grow … Continue reading

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Walton county fishing report for March 4

Fishing is good for those getting out there River/bay: Crappie, bass, striper. Turkey season around the corner! Click here for fishing forecast Bay and river report brought to you by Copeland’s. “Where the locals shop and the tourists are welcome.” … Continue reading

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30A St. Patrick’s Festival and Parade at Gulf Place March 14

Ottawa based Celtic Band SEARSON will be headlining the musical entertainment at this year’s 30A St. Patrick’s Day Festival March 14. SEARSON has been described as “Fiddles on steroids” The group has toured throughout Canada, the United States, Germany, Denmark, … Continue reading

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Haz-mat collection day in north and south Walton Mar. 7

Haz-mat collection day in both north and south Walton on Saturday, Mar. 7, from 8 a.m. – 12 Noon. Pesticides – Used Oil – Stale Gasoline – Solvents – Fertilizers – Paint – Paint Thinners – Paint  Strippers – Batteries … Continue reading

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Getting to Know the Natives – Garden and Trail Tour offered by Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance

Dates offered: March 3, March 18, April 8, April 22, May 5, May 20 The Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance (CBA), in partnership with Northwest Florida State College, announces the spring season of its popular eco-tourism initiative, Eco Adventures of Walton County. … Continue reading

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Black Bear Affair at E. O. Wilson Biophilia Center March 7

You’re invited to a Black Bear Affair! Learn all about Florida Black Bears at the E.O.Wilson Biophilia Center. The Bear Management team from FWCC leads an interactive Mystery Bear Box program for kids in the theater at 11 a.m. and … Continue reading

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School bell on display at Freeport City Hall has long history

By Freeport historian Beckie Buxton Have you ever noticed the old school bell displayed in front of Freeport’s City Hall? If you are new to the Freeport area, perhaps you have wondered whey it is so prominently displayed. Those who … Continue reading

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Take a guided tour of the wet prairies of Grayton Beach State Park March 3

Dates/time: March 3, April 22, 10 – 11:30 a.m. The Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance (CBA), in partnership with Northwest Florida State College, announces the spring season of its popular eco-tourism initiative, Eco Adventures of Walton County. Join the Park Ranger for … Continue reading

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Shiitake mushroom production workshop in DeFuniak Springs March 5

Join the Walton County Extension Service March 5, from 6-8 pm for their Shiitake Mushroom Production Workshop. Come and learn all about growing shiitake mushrooms through hands-on demonstrations with our County Extension Director, Mike Goodchild. Cost is $15. Each attendee … Continue reading

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Walton County Master Gardeners presents olive tree growing workshop in Santa Rosa Beach Mar. 4

Date/time: Mar. 4, 10 – 11:30 a.m. As part of their How Does Your Garden Grow lecture series, the Walton County Master Gardeners are hosting an olive tree growing workshop. This month’s the topic is Keep the peace – grow … Continue reading

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