Students from music programs in Walton County Schools were selected to perform at the 2014 Florida Music Educators Professional Development Conference and All-State Concert held at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, FL, on January 8-11, 2014.

Walton High School Senior band member Mathew Deal (E-flat Contrabass Clarinet/ Baritone saxophone), Paxton High School Junior band member Samantha Reeves (Bb Clarinet), and Paxton High School Freshman band member Maddisyn Jones (Bass Clarinet), were selected for All-State High School Honor Band.  The Walton High School Band Director is Dr. Harry Patzig; Paxton High School Director is Renee Riggs. 

Walton High School Senior Joseph Wilmoth, Director Diara Morris, earned a place in the All State Men's Chorus.

Paxton School Freshman 8th grade band member Randi Madden (Tuba), Director Renee Riggs, was selected for All-State Middle School Honor Band.

West DeFuniak Elementary Student Haleigh Permenter (4th grade), music teacher Gina Ealum, was chosen to sing in the Elementary All-State Chorus. 

Students were selected from applications covering the entire state of Florida.  Congratulations Walton County Music Students!