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Historic Wesley house at Eden Gardens State Park decorated for the holidays, Candlelight Tour Dec. 20

Holiday spirit brings good cheer to Wesley house Eden Gardens State Park and the Friends of Eden invite you to join them for a tour of the Wesley House through the holidays. All of the rooms of the historic home … Continue reading

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DeFuniak Springs Christmas parade Dec. 13

Folks from around DeFuniak Springs will be lining up along Circle Drive to enjoy the annual DeFuniak Springs Christmas Parade on Dec. 13, 2014. The parade is open to everyone who wishes to participate. Individuals, churches, businesses and clubs are … Continue reading

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Walton county fishing report for Nov. 19

Fishing is good! Choctawhatchee Bay area: Flounder bite winding down. Trout and red bite still on with light colored Gulf shrimp, 1/4 oz. jig heads, and tiny flukes. Mann’s Bait will be hosting a trout and bass seminar at Copeland’s … Continue reading

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E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center hosting a Winter Wonderland Dec. 6

E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center is hosting a Winter Wonderland Event ​on Saturday, December 6, ​from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Activities will include a live penguin show at 11:00 & 11:45, holiday themed photo-booth, gingerbread house decorating, Florida snow machine, … Continue reading

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National Fish and Wildlife Foundation announces Gulf restoration projects, Walton to receive more than $3 million for coastal dune lakes

Coastal dune lake project to remove invasive species and use fire management to restore wetland habitat and increase freshwater flows On Nov. 17, 2014, Governor Rick Scott and The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) announced the funding of $34.3 … Continue reading

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Enjoy Christmas Reflections along the Lakeyard in DeFuniak Springs Nov. 28 – Dec. 31

Celebrate the season of lights along the lake Location: Circle Drive, DeFuniak Springs Time: 5 – 9 p.m. nightly Nov. 28 – Dec. 31 Enjoy a holiday family tradition in DeFuniak Springs as the Lakeyard lights up with the annual … Continue reading

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Walton County Master Gardeners host pruning lecture Dec. 3

The Walton County Master Gardeners will continue their popular lecture series on Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014.  This series is designed with the local home gardener in mind. Andrea Schnapp, an arborist and master gardener, will give a program on pruning.  … Continue reading

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Walton county fishing report for Nov. 12

Fishing is good! Choctawhatchee Bay area: Flounder bite is on with some catching with hook and line. Still trouts and reds along the causeway. River: Hybrids at the mouths of the river, and a few crappie being caught. Click here … Continue reading

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Honor our veterans on Nov. 11

Ceremony at DeFuniak Springs Airport The City of DeFuniak Springs in partnership with the American Veterans, the Disabled American Veterans, the Veterans of Foreign Wars, and program participants wish to invite you to the 9th Annual Veterans Day Program to … Continue reading

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Dead River Landing in Bruce now offers 16 campsites

Eight new campsites now open Located at the eastern end of Seven Runs Creek, just north of Bruce, there is a waterway area called Dead River which slowly opens up into the Choctawhatchee River. Dead River Landing park is a … Continue reading

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