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Alumni Spotlight: Cecelia Canut

In this inspiring blog post, we explore the remarkable journey of Cecelia Canut, a young and passionate advocate for cultivating a flourishing downtown in DeFuniak Springs. As an alumna of Seacoast Collegiate High School, Cecelia's academic achievements and community engagement set the stage for her current role as the director of Main Street DeFuniak Springs. With a degree in Marketing and Advertising from Flagler College, Cecelia brings a wealth of experience in event planning, fundraising, and sponsorships to the table. Her vision for the future includes exciting projects such as Oktoberfest, Wine Walks, and expanding the Farmers Market, all aimed at enriching the downtown experience. Emphasizing community involvement and engagement, Cecelia envisions a Downtown DeFuniak Springs that thrives through the collective efforts of its residents and visitors alike.

The Seaside School, Inc. Launches Multi-Million Dollar SCHS Expansion Project with NWFSC

The Seaside School, Inc., Florida’s oldest continuously operated public charter school and #1 combination public charter school in the state of Florida, announced today the launch of the Seacoast Collegiate High School (SCHS) Expansion Project in partnership with Northwest Florida State College (NWFSC). This multi-million dollar expansion project will further expand the partnership between SCHS and NWFSC by providing a permanent home for SCHS at the South Walton Campus of NWFSC as well as developing a high school dual enrollment center for all students in Walton County. In addition, the new facility will include “The Accelerator” which will offer training, mentoring, and collaboration to new area businesses and entrepreneurs.