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Haz-mat collection day in north and south Walton March 3

The Walton County Board of County Commissioners is sponsoring a project to collect, recycle, treat and properly dispose of these and other household hazardous wastes on Saturday, March 3, 2018 from 8 am to 2 pm. The collection will be … Continue reading

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Walton County Master Gardeners offering scholarship

The Walton County Master Gardeners will award a $2,000 scholarship to a Walton or Holmes County resident who will attend college or technical school and wishes to study the Agricultural Sciences.  Specific areas of interest may include horticulture, landscaping, nursery/garden … Continue reading

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Step into the past at the Washington County History Museum

Washington County in the northwest Florida panhandle has a long and interesting history. Established in 1825, the area was first settled by those seeking both economic and political freedoms in a rough frontier land of vast timber and mineral resources. … Continue reading

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Hundreds honor hometown WWII hero in DeFuniak Springs

Hundreds of well wishers lined Circle Drive to honor World War II hero and DeFuniak Springs native, 1st Lt. Ewart Theodore Sconiers. A ceremony, parade and tree planting was held in his honor on Jan. 26, 2018. On January 24, … Continue reading

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Camellia Festival at Eden Gardens State Park Feb. 17

The Friends of Eden Gardens State Park are hosting their annual Camellia Festival on Saturday, Feb. 17 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. This event is centered around the blooming of the camellias, and the natural beauty and history of … Continue reading

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Explore winter blooming camellias at Eden Gardens State Park

Winter in northwest Florida typically doesn’t offer a wealth of colorful landscapes to explore. However, one exception is the beautiful abundance of flowering camellias at Eden Gardens State Park. Naturally in bloom from October through March, there are more than … Continue reading

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