By Rita L. Sherwood With so much anxiety, panic and fear swirling through our daily lives during the COVID-19 outbreak, let’s take a break and focus on something uplifting and positive! One Freeport resident, Kurt Freudenreich, is doing just that. This month’s Hometown Hero is not only “talking the talk, but...
Sandra Carter is Walton County’s newest candidate for the Walton County Property Appraiser. She has dedicated her entire career over 35 years to the Walton County Property Appraiser’s Office, and her passion shines through as she pursues her dream of becoming Property Appraiser. When Sandra began working at the property...
(You must be a registered voter on or before October 6th, 2020.) OKALOOSA COUNTY is Oct. 19-31, 2020. Registered voters may vote at their choice of early voting location in Shalimar, Crestview, Destin and Niceville from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. every day at all locations. On Election Day, voters...
Tim Ard and many others are realizing a vision that began roughly 10 years ago: the completion of Freeport Veterans Memorial Park! Being revealed on Veterans Day 2019 are the plans for the final phase to bring it to completion. The memorial “Homecoming” will also be unveiled and...
Gary Gregor, a long time resident of Walton County is running for the office of Walton County Property Appraiser. When asked why he wants to run for the position, he says, “Walton County is one of the most unique and diverse counties in Florida. With 25 years of experience...
Northwest Florida State College (NWFSC) has earned a reputation for educational excellence and community involvement. Our mission is to improve lives by providing a high-quality, globally competitive education that is a catalyst for cultural, civic and economic development throughout the region. Ingrained in the culture of NWFSC are six...

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From Jeremy Neel Question: My home sustained water damage recently and I experienced a very confusing and frustrating process. Can you lay out an idea of what should be done in case I experience this again? -Misty B. ANSWER: Thank you for your question. We would be happy to help, but...

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Congratulations Walton County Tax Collector Rhonda Skipper For the second time, the tax collector’s office was ranked #11 as “Best Small Company to Work For” in the state of Florida! The annual Best Companies list is featured in the August issue of Florida Trend magazine. 100 companies are ranked in...
Baytowne is OPEN and boomin with events, activities and fun for summer! The Village and all of its merchants welcome you to come shop, dine and play! The Village is taking all necessary precautions and working hard to ensure a safe and clean environment for you including practicing social...

Bay Buzz October 2020

Pumpkin Patch and Special Fall Family Days Valparaiso First Church invites the community to bring the whole family to its 2020 Pumpkin Patch and special Fall Family Days, open seven days a week beginning Oct. 12 through Halloween day at 571 Valparaiso Parkway. Pumpkin Patch hours are Monday-Friday, 11 a.m....

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