April 13 - 19


25 years ago 1989

Walton County school officials asked the County Commission for help getting Bunker Creek students to the school bus, possibly by boat, but the commission had no help to offer. The ferry was closed and the one road impassable.

Dewey Wilson resigned as chairman of the Walton County Airport Authority.


20 years ago 1994

A blaze broke out at Sandestin Sports Spa and Clinic injuring one man and causing an estimated $75,000 damage.

Eighty-four percent of those responding to The Walton Log telephone survey were against the Walton County School Board granting raises to its staff.

In observance of National Library Week, the Coastal Branch Library offered amnesty to those who had overdue books.


10 years ago 2004

There were more than 36 brush fires in two weeks from north Walton County to Basin Bayou.

Cypress Dunes, a luxury resort community on County Road 30A, was planned with 167 home sites priced from the $500s.