Grayton has lots of underground utilities including TV/internet cables, gas lines, phone lines, and electrical lines. Before you DIG please call 811 annd the companies will come out and mark where the lines are. There is no cost for this service.

Thursday, October 27, 2011

2012 30A Songwriter's Festival ( Jan 13-15 )

David Wilcox, Indigo Girls, The Bangles and Matthew Sweet among star-studded lineup at 2012 30A Songwriters Festival
On Wednesday night, the 30A Songwriters Festival, put on by the Cultural Arts Alliance, announced the 2012 lineup for the event, which will be held Jan. 13-15.

With styles ranging from folk, country, rock and alternative, the 2012 line-up features nationally-acclaimed songwriters and musicians including The Bangles, Rodney Crowell, Shawn Mullins, Matthew Sweet, Indigo Girls and Fastball as well as David Wilcox, Steve Forbert, Mary Gauthier, Sam Bush, Randall Bramblett, Tommy Talton, Jeffrey Steele, Chely Wright, Chuck Cannon, Corey Smith, David Olney, Davin McCoy, Lori McKenna, Tommy Womack, Kevn Kinney, The Shadowboxers, Larkin Poe, Emily Lynch, Joseph Arthur, Matthew Mayfield, Rachel Platten, Callaghan, David Berkeley, Garrison Starr, Jeff Black, Joe Leathers, Ben Glover, Billy Montana, Chas Sanford, Brian and Karyn White, Greg Barnhill, Forrest Williams Band, Kyle Jacobs, Kelsey Anna, Reed Waddle, Meg Huthchinson, Bridgette Demeyer, Daphne Willis, Shannon Whitworth, Suzi Ragsdale, Georgia, Ashleigh Flynn and Joanna Cotten.

The web site says to stay tuned for the announcement of over 75 more artists in the coming weeks.

Purchase tickets online now at

Monday, October 17, 2011

Some Halloween Fun for the Family

Sounds like fun if you are coming to Grayton to celebrate Halloween. Check it out.

New Water Pipe to be Installed in Grayton

If you live on Pine, Youpon,Sandy Lane or Magnolia you should have received a notice from Regional Utilities about a project that will install about 4200 feet of 6 inch water line and five new fire hydrants in the above mention areas. The work will begin shortly. There will be some construction and soil disturbance within and near the project areas as excavation takes place for the new pipe installation. Care will be taken not to damage any landscaping or driveways.

If you have any questions you can contact:
Mr. Ashley Dismukes at 850-232-5114 ext 212, or you can contact him at .

Sunday, October 9, 2011


Got Trash other than your regular weekly garbage...better check to see what Waste Management will or will not pick up.
Here are there rules:Garbage Pickup Services

Waste Management collects household garbage according to the following provisions:
* No more than ten bags or five bundles of no more than 50 pounds each for single family residential units
* Limbs of no more than three inches in diameter and four feet in length bundled together in manageable bundles
* Bagged leaves and grass
* Bags and containers with handles must be placed next to the side of the street for collection.

For customers who use enclosures or bins, we ask that you install a gate so that our drivers don't have to lift cans over the enclosure.

Yard Trash
Yard trash is vegetation resulting from landscaping maintenance, including:
* Grass clippings
* Shrubbery cuttings
* Dry leaves
* Palm fronds
* Small tree branches (no more than 4 feet in length and three inches in diameter)
* Bushes or shrubs
* Green leaf cuttings
* Fruits

Yard trash does not include:
* Large branches or trees
* Bulky, uncontained material
* Matter or debris resulting from tree removal, tree surgery, or professional
* Debris from land clearing or development
* Waste from home improvement
* Hazardous or Special waste

Contact Waste Management
Ph: (850) 835-0248
Hours 8:00 am - 5:00 pm   Monday - Friday