Nov. 24 - 30
35 years ago — 1978
About 100 South Walton residents gathered in Freeport to express pro and con views on a possible canal to be dredged by the Corps of Engineers between the east end of Choctawhatchee Bay and the Gulf, via Western Lake.
An application was filed by a group of area residents for a new bank to be located in
30 years ago — 1983
South Walton Emergency Services Fire Chief Jim Anthony resigned, saying he was “disgusted with the whole organization.”
20 years ago — 1993
Eighty-nine people registered at the official opening of the Walton County Snowbird Landing.
10 years ago — 2003
The re-routing of the eastern end of