The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man on burglary and battery charges after he beat a victim with his weed trimmer in his garage and then fled. On Sunday, Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to Stratton Circle in Kissimmee after receiving a report of a robbery. The victim was home…
The city of St. Cloud will close its administrative offices on Thursday and Friday, Nov. 26 and Nov. 27, for Thanksgiving. All city hall offices will be closed, including the Utilities Customer Walk-In Center. Below is the holiday schedule for Solid Waste: •Wednesday: Regular Thursday recycling…
The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is searching for two men for first-degree murder after a drug deal went wrong in Poinciana, leaving one man dead. The Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating 18-year-old Tarmetris Daniel Mack and 17-year-old Alfred Higgs, Jr., both of Poinciana…
Celebrate a pioneer Christmas during Living History Day at Pioneer Village on Saturday, Dec. 12. See the village decorated for the holidays while enjoying music, storytelling, games and craft activities for children, and a visit with Santa. Children will receive “pioneer bucks” for shopping in the…
Irving Cepeda-Chico, 39, of Kissimmee, pleaded guilty on Tuesday to conspiracy to distribute heroin and fentanyl and 12 counts of distribution of heroin and fentanyl. Cepeda-Chico faces a mandatory minimum penalty of 10 years, and up to life, in federal prison. A sentencing date has not yet been…
The Salvation Army of Orlando’s annual Thanksgiving dinner will look a lot different this year. Due to COVID-19 and the social distancing guidelines put in place by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, instead of The Salvation Army’s traditional eat-in dinner, it will be serving to-go…
Happy Thanksgiving from the weather office! We have a beautiful week of weather ahead for our area including Thanksgiving Day. Afternoon highs will be mostly in the low 80s and then dropping to near 60 at night. There is no rain in sight through Sunday, but rain chances could come back into the…
Be advised that Osceola County’s prescribed fire contractor is looking at doing a burn Tuesday or Wednesday morning at Camp Lonesome Conservation Area.  The decision will be made after checking the weather forecast each morning. The 2,443-acre property is located at 4257 N. Canoe Creek Road in…
 The fifth annual Utility Scam Awareness Day was Nov. 18, supported by a weeklong advocacy and awareness campaign—Utility Scam Awareness Week—focused on exposing the tactics scammers use to steal money from utility customers and on educating customers on how to protect themselves. Kissimmee Utility…
Osceola County has partnered with North Star Place Branding + Marketing to develop a community “Brand” for marketing the area to residents, businesses and visitors in the year 2021 and beyond. “Until now, Osceola County has never gone through a formal branding exercise to research within our…
The RAM National Circuit Finals Rodeo (RAM NCFR) returns to Kissimmee on April 9-10, 2021. Tickets for the RAM NCFR can be purchased on www.RNCFR.com.  Can you feel the anticipation as bareback horses are loaded? Are you ready to hear the growl of two of rodeos finest professional rodeo announcers…
The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is searching for two men for first-degree murder after a drug deal…
Irving Cepeda-Chico, 39, of Kissimmee, pleaded guilty on Tuesday to conspiracy to distribute heroin…
The Salvation Army of Orlando’s annual Thanksgiving dinner will look a lot different this year.…
The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man on burglary and battery charges after he beat a victim with his weed trimmer in his garage and then fled.
The city of St. Cloud will close its administrative offices on Thursday and Friday, Nov. 26 and Nov. 27, for Thanksgiving. All city hall offices will be closed…
 The fifth annual Utility Scam Awareness Day was Nov. 18, supported by a weeklong advocacy and awareness campaign—Utility Scam Awareness Week—focused on…
Chief Financial Office Jimmy Patronis announced that currently the Central Florida area holds more than $359 million in unclaimed property. With the holiday…
The RAM National Circuit Finals Rodeo (RAM NCFR) returns to Kissimmee on April 9-10, 2021. Tickets for the RAM NCFR can be purchased on www.RNCFR.com.  Can…
Osceola (6-2) earned a spot in the Class 8A, Region 4 semifinals with an impressive 46-3 road playoff win over Palm Harbor on Friday night. The Kowboys will…
Following Friday night’s 31-7 win over Celebration, Poinciana coach Randy Beeken called it his team’s most complete effort of the season. How complete? The…
Celebrate a pioneer Christmas during Living History Day at Pioneer Village on Saturday, Dec. 12. See the village decorated for the holidays while enjoying…
Hoping to do something extra sweet this holiday season? Visit Chocolate Kingdom, the Factory Adventure Tour, for an interactive journey that uncovers how…
Play Ball! Poinciana Little League Spring 2021 registration has begun. Registration fees are: $125 per child, $5 family discount for siblings. Early bird…