A Kissimmee police officer was fired on Jan. 14 after it was determined that he violated standards for police department conduct after he made politically and racial offensive Facebook posts.   Kissimmee Police Chief Jeff O’Dell fired Officer Andrew Johnson after the agency’s Internal Affairs unit…
Osceola Arts will open the new year with The Odd Couple by Neil Simon. Beginning Friday, January 22nd and runs through Sunday, February 7th, the Osceola Arts Main stage will host this popular stage comedy.  Set in the 1960s, The Odd Couple follows Oscar Madison and Felix Unger, a messy sports…
There will be a Boy Scout Troop 192 drive-through spaghetti dinner Saturday, Feb. 6, from 4 to 7 p.m., at 1001 Ohio Ave., St. Cloud.  Menu: Generous portions of spaghetti, meat sauce, garlic bread, salad and dessert. It's $8 per person or $15 for 2 When you arrive, just follow the signs..
 The Osceola Council on Aging Meals on Wheels program will host the national 2021 March for Meals campaign by kicking off The KUA Presents March for Meals 5K. The event will be Saturday, March 13, at the Kissimmee Lakefront Park and will include a 5K (3.1 mile) run and walk for individuals and/or…
Sheriff Marco Lopez is still getting his new administration in order after taking office earlier this month.  “We’ve had some difficulties transitioning here. I wasn’t allowed to transition the way a normal administration would,” said Lopez, a Democrat who defeated his predecessor Russ Gibson in…
Osceola History presents Living History Day at Pioneer Village on Saturday, Feb. 13. This month’s theme focuses on Osceola County’s cattle history. The event features pioneer life demonstrations, re-enactors in 1880s dress and children’s activities. Hours: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Event Admission Special…
The Kissimmee Parks & Recreation Department recently opened the Mill Slough Park Fitness Trail at 2138 Agate Street to offer residents and visitors a well-shaded area to continue their exercise routines outdoors. The Mill Slough Fitness Trail, constructed with $96,197, was a combination of…
The Association of Poinciana Villages (APV) has organized a pre-Valentine’s Day celebration that residents are cordially invited to. International Wine Pairing-an educational wine tasting experience, pairing wine with light bites and music will be Saturday, Feb. 13, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the…
Life happens. Sometimes we find ourselves in financial situations where paying for basic necessities becomes a struggle. Even though we have some of the lowest rates for water services, Toho Water Authority (Toho) understands this and has created a fund known as the Toho Assistance Program (TAP) in…
A total of 102 students were quarantined at Gateway High School in Kissimmee due to COVID-19 concerns, according to the Osceola County School District website. The latest numbers reflect the number of cases on the week of Jan. 11. Ten students tested positive for the coronavirus at Gateway. Three…
Osceola County officials said the following roads in the Buenaventura Lakes area are tentatively scheduled for micro surfacing from Jan. 25 through Feb. 5. Microsurfacing is applied in order to help preserve and protect the underlying pavement structure and provide a new driving surface. The roads…
There will be a Boy Scout Troop 192 drive-through spaghetti dinner Saturday, Feb. 6, from 4 to 7 p.…
 The Osceola Council on Aging Meals on Wheels program will host the national 2021 March for Meals…
Sheriff Marco Lopez is still getting his new administration in order after taking office earlier…
A Kissimmee police officer was fired on Jan. 14 after it was determined that he violated standards for police department conduct after he made politically and racial offensive Facebook posts.  
A 14-year-old Celebration girl wants to be listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the youngest girl to run across America from San Francisco to New…
Thousands of local workers have been impacted by job cuts, lost hours or furloughs due to the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. With the metro Orlando…
The community is invited to learn about potential options for addressing capacity and safety needs along Poinciana Boulevard at a public information meeting…
Osceola High fell into an early 9-0 deficit, but seized control with five consecutive pin falls in the middle of the match to defeat Bloomingdale, 49-27, in…
The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) and Group1001 has announced that Lake Nona Golf & Country Club in will host the second edition of the…
The District Dual Wrestling Championships were held last weekend, with Osceola, Harmony and St. Cloud all advancing to the regional championships. The Dual…
The Association of Poinciana Villages (APV) has organized a pre-Valentine’s Day celebration that residents are cordially invited to. International Wine Pairing…
The city of Kissimmee Parks & Recreation Department is now accepting registration for youth tennis that starts in February 2021. Registrations must be…
Michael Winslow, the comedian well known for his appearances in the Police Academy movies, will be at Porky’s Comedy Club Jan. 22-23. Winslow is billed as The…