By John Magee, I am asking for your vote for Re-election on November 3, 2020, for the position of Commissioner Seat One, South Walton County Mosquito Control District. I have been a resident of Miramar Beach for 38 years and consider Walton County my home. Prior to that time, I lived...
The Florida Department of Education released their Annual Accountability Report on Wednesday, June +27, and the Walton County School District has officially received an “A+” rating for the first time since 2014! Our very proud Superintendent of Schools, A. Russell Hughes stated, “It will take continuous attention to students,...
Invented in South Walton, The Fisherman’s Post is Making Waves in the World of Surf Fishing Sarah Stewart Ron reels in a...
July is a time for celebration. The country is celebrating its Independence Day. The park is celebrating National Park and Recreation month. There are many recreational opportunities to enjoy within the 1643 acres that are Topsail Hill Preserve State Park. There are 15 miles of hiking and biking trails...
On June 25th, the much anticipated, first permanent Underwater Museum of Art (UMA) opened in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Grayton Beach State Park. The UMA is the first presentation of the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County (CAA)’s Art In Public Spaces Program and was...
Candidate for Destin City Council Speaks in Tallahassee There’s an important debate happening in our State’s Capital that should be of keen interest to South Walton County residents. The debate is over how to regulate and classify Vacation Rental Properties by Owner (VRBO) and other Home-Sharing arrangements. There are 2...
A new program being tested on three beaches in South Walton has it sights set on eliminating “ghost chairs” and other inconveniences identified by beach goers and the Walton County TDC. Thanks to a new managed vendor program, which is overseen by the South Walton Beach Service Association (SWBSA) in...
In honor of women’s history month and as a female-driven business, the ladies at The Hive Creative Consulting would like to continue pressing for progress this March. That’s why on March 8—International Women’s Day—The Hive is opening applications for its Bee Bold Contest. “All my life, I’ve been surrounded...
Since my time in middle school I never really understood the need for the semicolon. Honestly, it just seemed to serve no purpose. I thought, ‘Just use a period, start a new sentence and move on to another subject. That was the amount of thought I gave to the lowly semicolon. Life...

Year End Giving

Consider Path of Grace in your Year End Giving Please consider helping Path of Grace save lives and restore families this year by giving to this worthwhile and fully tax deductible non-profit organization. Path of Grace is a long term, Faith Based, 12 step, recovery home for women who seek to...