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  1. Fletcher takes Florida Cup SUP RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Walton Sun

    Destin native Garrett Fletcher dominated the field of 120 paddle-board riders to place first in the 2016 Florida Cup in Madeira Beach. The Cup Race is held annually consisting of a 9-mile course with downwind, upwind legs and surf conditions.

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  2. Florida No. 1 in boats, boat accidents: Here's how to stay safe on the waterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Walton Sun

    Sometimes, being near the top of a list isn't a good thing. According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission's 2015 boating statistics, Okaloosa County is ranked 12th out of the state's 67 in "boating incidents."

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  3. Gulfarium releases 110-pound loggerheadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Walton Sun

    Turtle trawlers associated with the Navarre Beach renourishment project rescued a female Loggerhead, Harriet. She was lethargic and covered in barnacles and algae.

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  4. Destin employers say toll increase makes recruiting difficultRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Walton Sun

    The owner/general manager of the local HoneyBaked Ham Company said that task has become harder since Oct. 1, 2015, when the toll to cross the Mid-Bay Bridge increased. "Most of the businesses in Destin and South Walton get their entry-level employees from the communities north of the Choctawhatchee Bay," Bryan said.

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  5. Destin attorney to council: 'Baby Grande' is a done deal so curb the public criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Walton Sun

    "I believe you should conduct yourself very cautiously because you expose the city and yourselves individually to liability when you are dealing with issues regarding which the City Council does not have jurisdiction," he told the council. "This is an area fraught with liability exposure for the city and I urge caution and restraint."

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  6. Wanted: Lost stuffed polar bear Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Walton Sun

    A visitor from Tennessee is asking for the public's help in finding her son's beloved stuffed polar bear. Lyndsay Slaten sent this email to both the Destin Log and Walton Sun looking for help: Please help.

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  7. Tourist visits up in March except in Panama City, Panama City Beach Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Walton Sun

    Spring Break crowds substituted Panama City Beach for other coastal cities this year, helping to push visitation numbers up in virtually every destination on the Gulf Coast. "There was definitely an increase in the presence of college spring breakers," said Kay Magahan, public relations manager for Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Tourism in Alabama.

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  8. Dolphin with bullet hole in its body found dead on Okaloosa IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Walton Sun

    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration office of Law Enforcement in Niceville is investigating a case involving a dolphin discovered dead Monday afternoon with a bullet lodged in its shoulder. The animal was found on Okaloosa Island west of the Destin Bridge by the Marine Mammal Stranding Team of the Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge, According to a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration press release.

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  9. Wildlife refuge and NOAA seek tips in dolphin shooting caseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Walton Sun

    NOAA's Office of Law Enforcement in Niceville, Fla., is investigating a case involving a dolphin found late Monday afternoon with a bullet lodged in its shoulder. The animal was recovered by the marine mammal stranding team of the Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge off Okaloosa Island just west of the Destin bridge.

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  10. Destin makes top 10 list of most desirable summer destinations Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Walton Sun

    Want to go to Paris? If your bucket list is the top 10 most popular summer destinations for U.S. travelers, you'll visit Destin first. According to the 2016 Summer Vacation Value Report just released by TripAdvisor, Destin logs in at No.

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  11. New 9-story project - 'Baby Grande' - coming to Harborwalk in DestinRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Walton Sun

    City Councilman Chatham Morgan said he anticipates a lot of negative feedback, although the council will have no say in the matter. "From an infrastructure standpoint it's already a mess," he said.

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  12. Destin Charity Wine Auction raises $2.65 million for charity Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Walton Sun

    A record number of people converged on Grand Boulevard last weekend to attend the annual South Walton Beaches Wine & Food Fest, and the Destin Charity Wine Auction, resulting in $2.65 million being raised for charity. Russell said he attributes the continued upward success of the festival to having a strong organization of board members, trustees, and business people directing and supporting the organization and its compelling mission.

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  13. Arts Week South Walton this MayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Walton Sun

    The Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County announces the first-ever Art Week South Walton , an initiative bringing together neighborhoods, organizations and businesses to present quality arts and entertainment. Sponsored by Visit South Walton, 2016 Art Week includes ArtsQuest, Digital Graffiti, ECLive! and the Seaside Writers Conference, and will take place May 7-20 in numerous venues throughout South Walton.

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  14. Impact 100 impacts Walton and Okaloosa counties Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Walton Sun

    Impact 100 of Okaloosa and Walton counties is looking for 500 women who want to make a difference in their communities. This local chapter of a national organization has only been in existence for four years and has already given almost a million dollars to local non-profits.

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  15. MKAF presents the 21st Annual Concerts in the Village seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Walton Sun

    This year MKAF presents the 21st annual installation of Concerts in the Village every Thursday from May 5 through June 30 at the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village, 4323 Commons Drive West in Destin. The 2016 season schedule opens on May 5 with The House Rockers .

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  16. Two families receive keys to new Habitat homes in DeFuniakRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Walton Sun

    Habitat for Humanity of Walton County, along with community leaders, supporters, homeowner families and friends, celebrated the completion of construction on two brand new homes and bus tour at a dedication ceremony in DeFuniak Springs earlier this month. Home sponsors for the 38th and 39th build included Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation, Rex Lumber, CHELCO, City of DeFuniak Springs, GPL Landscaping, Mingledorffs, Whirlpool and CMC Trucking.

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  17. Over $3,500 in prizes and cash for winning singer at EC LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Walton Sun

    Emerald Coast Theatre Company , a non-profit professional theater company, is giving the community a chance to take the stage again at EC LIVE, a fundraiser for ECTC's educational and professional programming. EC Live is the area's first professional singing competition where one contestant will win a professional studio recording session, radio airplay of their recorded song, a professional headshot session with a Nashville photographer, a new style wardrobe, a $500 cash prize and a live gig at the HarborWalk Memorial Day concert, which totals more than $3,500 in cash and prizes.

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  18. College, foundation partner for summer campRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Walton Sun

    Northwest Florida State College's Kids on Campus program and The Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation's All Kinds of Art have announced a partnership offering a one week summer camp for 3rd through 8th graders at the college's Chautauqua Center, 908 West Hwy 90, DeFuniak Springs, July 25-29. This unique experience features a lineup of visual and performing arts classes, cooking classes, sports activities and a Science 4 You Class, all in a collegiate setting.

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  19. Spring break arrests: Numbers were up in 1 county, down in anotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Walton Sun

    In Okaloosa County, the Sheriff's Office made 393 spring break related arrests, while the Walton County Sheriff's Office made 338. Ironically, those numbers indicate an increase for Okaloosa County, and a significant decrease for Walton.

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  20. Stevenson wants pro-growth presence on commission Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Walton Sun

    Another candidate has pre-filed to run for county commissioner in the upcoming elections, and this one is going after the District 5 seat currently held by Cindy Meadows. "I don't want to kill the golden goose we have here," she said.

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