Making its debut appearance, Rising Thunder, presented by The Education Foundation of Osceola County, will be an outdoor festival Sunday, March 8, for country and Southern rock music fans at Hastings Ranch in St. Cloud.  Attendees can enjoy great music, local barbecue and seafood, delicious…
A Palm Bay man was killed early Tuesday morning after his truck hit another truck head-on and then went up in flames. Florida Highway Patrol troopers said that the 69-year-old male from Palm Bay was driving a 2004 Dodge pick-up truck the wrong way, going westbound in the eastbound lanes of U.S.…
A pedestrian was hit and killed by a vehicle trying to cross U.S. Highway 192 on Sunday night. According to a Florida Highway Patrol report, Robyn Ukockis, 26, of Kissimmee, was driving a 2017 Subaru Impreza westbound on U.S. 192 near Vineland road at about 7:05 p.m. A 23-year-old male was…
The city of Kissimmee is gathering public input to set the priority goals for the Five-Year Consolidated Plan that will govern funding allocations for the Community Block Grant and HOME program funds.   The survey, which is available online at www.kissimmee.org/plan, is designed to collect the…
For 40 minutes on Wednesday night, the Viera Hawks soccer team applied constant pressure to Noah Craig, plastering shot after shot at the St. Cloud goaltender. But the senior made stop after stop, and even on the few occasions when a ball got by him, a St. Cloud defender was there to sweep it off…
Florida High School Athletic Association playoff action is in full swing as the boy’s entered district play this past week, while girls’ basketball saw the beginning regional play. Here is where the county schools stood as of Thursday morning: Osceola Boys Nate Alexander’s team was blown out, 80…
The fight to protect Split Oak Forest took a blow this week, and the controversial plan to extend Osceola Parkway through the conservation land is moving forward. The Osceola County Commission and the Orange County Commission already had approved sending an application to the Florida Communities…
KUA Presents March for Meals 5K will be March 14, and the money raised will help the Osceola Council on Aging. Pre registration is $20 for participants. Funds raised by March for Meals will help shorten the waiting list and provide more meals for seniors. The event will include a kid’s run, silent…
Have had the pleasure of playing golf many times with former Major League player and manager Hal Lanier over the last decade, and have always enjoyed his insight, retelling of baseball stories from the 1960s, and his opinion on the present state of game. On the current mess with the Astros, Hal…
On Saturday, Jan. 25, the Chamber celebrated its 95th Annual Meeting at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. We were sad to say goodbye to 2019 Chairman of the Board Rob Rosen with Edward Jones, but thrilled to watch him pass the gavel to Adrianna Sekula, government relations manager with Walt Disney…
Love is in the air here in Kissimmee. We’ve scouted some romantic spots that are unique and definitely out-of-the-box locations to take your spouse, family, children, or friends to show them how much you care! Whether you enjoy the adventurous outdoors or surprising your loved ones who are, we…
A Palm Bay man was killed early Tuesday morning after his truck hit another truck head-on and then…
A pedestrian was hit and killed by a vehicle trying to cross U.S. Highway 192 on Sunday night.…
The city of Kissimmee is gathering public input to set the priority goals for the Five-Year…
Making its debut appearance, Rising Thunder, presented by The Education Foundation of Osceola County, will be an outdoor festival Sunday, March 8, for country and Southern rock music fans at Hastings Ranch in St. Cloud.
On Saturday, Jan. 25, the Chamber celebrated its 95th Annual Meeting at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. We were sad to say goodbye to 2019 Chairman of the Board…
High School seniors who reside in Poinciana or nearby communities (ZIP codes 34758, 34759 or 34746) have a special opportunity to apply for the Poinciana Area…
The field of nominees for both the Osceola School District's top employee awards – Teacher of the Year and School-Related Employee of the Year – has been…
Have had the pleasure of playing golf many times with former Major League player and manager Hal Lanier over the last decade, and have always enjoyed his…
A near two-decade drought has ended, as the St. Cloud Boys’ soccer team defeated New Smyrna Beach on Friday night, 3-1, to claim the Class 6A, District 9…
Central Florida’s leading receiver will play the next four years at Southeastern University in Lakeland. St. Cloud Bulldog wide receiver Romeo Media made it…
Love is in the air here in Kissimmee. We’ve scouted some romantic spots that are unique and definitely out-of-the-box locations to take your spouse, family,…
Osceola History will present a “Wine 101” class on Friday, Feb. 21, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the History Museum in Kissimmee. During the two-hour…
SeaWorld Orlando’s Seven Seas Food Festival is back for another year to give guests the delicious opportunity to taste their way around the world of…