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Pups, Paddles and Pints Dec. 4

Santa will come early this year for a lucky paddleboarder at the 2nd annual Pups, Paddles and Pints from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 4 at BOTE Grayton Beach, 32 E. County Hwy. 30A. The event, benefiting local nonprofit Dog-Harmony, features cold BOTE beer from Destin Brewery, mouthwatering food from AJ’s Grayton Beach and a […]

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Preview: Participating Teams in Emerald Coast Classic Nov. 26-27

By Mike Mahon The Emerald Coast Classic, one of the area’s top sporting events, returns after a two-year absence this Thanksgiving weekend, providing fans along the Emerald Coast a look at college basketball teams that hope to make their presence known in the 2022 NCAA Tournament. LSU, seeking its third straight appearance in the NCAA […]

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Alaqua Opens New Wildlife Rehabilitation Center

By Mary Chris Murray Located on five acres within their original Whitfield Road property in Freeport, the Alaqua Wildlife Rehabilitation Center is a state and federally permitted facility, providing a much-needed resource of rehabilitating sick, injured, and orphaned native wildlife. Permits were issued by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) and the U.S. […]

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November Events in South Walton 

Baytowne On Ice Nov. 1st – Feb. 6 Dust off those skates and get in the winter spirit at The Village of Baytowne Wharf’s Baytowne on Ice. For those visitors who miss the cold and ice, our seasonal ice rink is the perfect opportunity to share some of your favorite holiday traditions. Ice rink is […]

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Florida’s New “30A” License Plate to Help Keep Walton County Scenic

Governor Ron DeSantis recently signed Senate Bill 676 to help create a new “30A” specialty license plate for Florida motorists. The 30A tags cost $33, with all proceeds being donated to support Scenic Walton, a 501(c)(3) non-profit that promotes projects designed to improve the quality of life in Walton County. Three thousand vouchers must now […]

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Travel Tips with Pam: 5 Scenic US Road Trips 

By Pamela Donar,  For those who enjoy breathtaking views and long scenic drives, here are five US road trips you should consider. Acadia National Park, Maine. Hugging the Atlantic coastline, this park is open year round for winter skiing, spring fishing, or summer hikes.  This sprawling 47,000 acres park has rocky shores, granite mountain peaks, […]

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Walton County Master Gardeners 2021 Tree and Plant sale

The Walton County Master Gardeners invite you to participate in their annual Tree & Plant Sale. Due to COVID concerns orders will be taken by email only and plant pickup will be scheduled. Orders will be accepted through Friday, November 12th, 2021. Plants will be scheduled for pickup Friday and Saturday, January 11th, and 12th […]

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Emerald Coast Classic Has Evolved Into Premier Event

By Mike Mahon In the spring of 2012 Maury Hanks, founder and president of Global Sports, received a phone call from Steve Forbes, the highly successful men’s basketball coach at Northwest Florida State College. Forbes had known about Hanks’ reputation for hosting college basketball tournaments and thought Northwest Florida State would be a great site […]

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Green Thumb Garden Club Holiday Bazaar Set for Nov. 13th

Please join the Green Thumb Garden Club (GTGC) for a festive Holiday Bazaar—Where Every Day is a Celebration Saturday, November 13, 2021, 10:00 am -3:00 pm at Cantina Laredo, 585 Grand Boulevard in Miramar Beach. The event will showcase unique, creative décor for the upcoming season and beyond. The event is an exclusive opportunity to […]

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Caring & Sharing of South Walton to hold Fall Fashion Show at Monet Monet

Caring & Sharing of South Walton is excited to share details for its first ever Fall Fashion Show and Luncheon. This year’s event will be held on Sunday, Oct. 17 at Monet Monet in Grayton Beach from 12:30p.m. to 3:00p.m.. “We look forward to this event every year. It is a great opportunity for us […]

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