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Fort Walton Beach, Florida is located in Okaloosa County. Zip codes in Fort Walton Beach, FL include 32547, 32548, and 32549. The median home price in Fort Walton Beach is $169,900 which is roughly $94/per square foot. More Fort Walton Beach information.

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4 hrs ago | Northwest Florida Daily News

A settlement unsettled four years after oil spill

A Niceville property manager had to give up the extras in her life the year "the whole summer got canceled."

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8 hrs ago | Northwest Florida Daily News

Man killed in rollover crash

A 27-year-old man was killed in a rollover crash on Yacht Club Drive Friday night, according to city police.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

A soaked Emerald Coast

The constant rain combined with nearby construction work and a lack of proper drainage had surrounded her home on Joyner Drive in Fort Walton Beach with water.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Dudes have their day at Silver Sands

Daryn Oliver had big plans for his prom at Silver Sands School on Friday night. What would he wear? A nice black suit and a white shirt.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Saturday is day of service for Mormons

On April 8 at the City Council meeting, Mayor Mike Anderson and the city of Fort Walton Beach issued a proclamation declaring April 19 a Day of Service.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Walton Sun

Locals gather for General Women's Conference

Twenty thousand women of all ages gathered in the Salt Lake City Conference Center for the historic first ever gathering of those eight and up to 80 plus for the General Women's Conference.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

New mural adds splash of color to historic FWB building

A burst of color 10 years in the making splashed onto First Street downtown Thursday morning.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Local job fair draws large crowd of hopefuls

Jobseekers and businesses and organizations with staff openings united Thursday for Panhandle Job Fair, now in its 21st year.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Officer found at fault in U.S. 98 accident

A Fort Walton Beach Police Department officer was found to be at fault for a 2 a.m. accident Thursday at the intersection of U.S. Highway 98 and Beal Parkway.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

A curious champion for Senate President Don Gaetz's public records bill

Senate President Don Gaetz made a public records bill one of his top priorities this session, only to see it stall in the Florida House.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Toddler injured in pizza oven accident

A 3-year-old boy was hospitalized after his fingers were caught in a pizza oven at Hungry Howie's on Eglin Parkway Wednesday afternoon, according to the Fort Walton Beach Fire Department.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Bridge collision report raises more questions

The U.S. Coast Guard has determined the dredge that struck the Brooks Bridge in March of 2013 had inexplicably been "adjusted and raised" after the barge carrying it negotiated passage beneath the Navarre Bridge.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Lock and load: New facility coming to Fort Walton Beach

Fort Walton Beach should soon have its own state-of-the-art firing range. The Northwest Florida State College board of trustees agreed Tuesday to allow the Fort Walton Beach company, Dalpar Corporation, to build and operate a firing range on vacant property near its Fort Walton Beach campus.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Local HVAC supplier holds open house

Johnstone Supply hosted their first open house at their new heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment wholesale store on Wednesday.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Finest Living: Have a blast with the best of the best on April 24

The fourth annual Finest on the Emerald Coast, brought to you by the Northwest Florida Daily News and its sister papers, will showcase winners in more than 160 categories to help you experience the best the area has to offer.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Coconut cake with cream filling for Easter

Sift together the flour, salt and baking powder; set aside. Cream the sugar and shortening together; add the dry ingredients and 1 cup of milk alternately.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Choctaw High may forgo the 'royalty' at prom

That's what some graduating seniors at Choctawhatchee High School are asking now that it appears there won't be any crowns at their formal dance next week.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

'You have to create your own American dream'

Local business leader Paul Hsu was at a parade in San Diego with his family about five years ago when he saw a group of people holding a sign that said the American dream was dead.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

OUT & ABOUT: G.S. Gelato to provide for national chains

I am a member of the Rotary Club of Fort Walton Beach and the club is once again sponsoring the Billy Bowleg's Golf Tournament, scheduled for May 2 and 3 at the Shalimar Pointe Golf Club.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Three arrested after meth lab found

Deputies responded to the home in Wright after someone called 911 and said 31-year-old Jessica Burgess was being choked with an electrical cord, according to the Sheriff's Office.

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