By Steve Kotowske The news feeds are filled with stories of missing, run away dogs lately.  There are many reasons why dogs run away so I wanted to share some tips to help keep your dog safe at home.  Not one of those tips involves a toy filled with peanut...
Cultivate Community Gardens (CCG), the first community garden in South Walton, forges ahead with its objectives of creating a space for community members to gather and grow, along with continuing its mission of providing a holistic knowledge of nutrition, wellness, and education for all. CCG manages and maintains a...
Calling all ladies! Habitat for Humanity Walton County invites you to kick off the 2023 Women Build Season at the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa for its signature women's luncheon on Friday, February 10th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The 5th Annual Hard Hats & High Heels...
Jordan Harris is a feisty, energetic, and highly motivated woman with a strong entrepreneurial spirit. Her conflicts with her new CEO makes her consider the South Florida boat dealers offer to partner with him and open a boat dealership in Central Florida. Her attorney advises her if she is...
Café Thirty-A’s Annual Christmas Charity Ball, held on Friday, December 2, raised a record-breaking $50,000 for Caring and Sharing of South Walton, an organization that provides food and financial assistance to area families and individuals in need. The sold-out event welcomed over 250 guests to the festively decorated restaurant where...
FRIDAYS WITH FRIENDS – January 13th and 27th from 10 AM - Noon Each “Fridays with Friends” program will be open from 10 AM until noon.  Coastal Seniors will welcome members, who are 50 years and older, to our office to participate in activities, such as: card games, board games,...
Happy New Year!  The Walton County School District looks forward to beginning the second semester of excellence in education as district educators and staff return from the Christmas Break on January 2, 2023!  Students should make last-minute activity plans before returning to classes on January 4, 2023! Congratulations to the...
Biophilia Center: Birds & Brews Saturday, January 14, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm The Biophilia Center will host a Birds & Brews event on Saturday, January 14th from 11AM - 3PM. While sipping on cold brews, attendees can enjoy food trucks, yard games, trivia and more. 21+ admission. For more...

Master Gardeners

The Walton County Master Gardener Volunteers’ Class of 2022 has graduated. They have completed 12 weeks of classroom and field study to fulfill the requirements.  They are being congratulated by President, Margaret Morrison and Horticulture Agent, Evan Anderson.
Honoring Walton County resident Timothy Padgett, a Special Forces medical sergeant who died in Afghanistan in 2007, Padgett Park is a spot for reflection and respite. The park is home to playground equipment and a colorful community center, located right around the corner from South Walton High School and...