Mr. Angelo Mario Masi, age 97, died on May 28, 2018. Sheriff Stephen remembered that Mr. Angelo had been coming to the Okeechobee County Jail since he began his career with OCSO. Sheriff Stephen also remembers that he or one of the other deputies would go to Mr. Angelo’s house every Sunday before day break and pick him up and bring him to the jail where he would preach the Gospel to the men, women and juveniles that were in jail. The deputies would then take him to the Boy’s
This is John Boy, a MinPin; he has been missing for approximately one week from the area of SE 8th Avenue (behind Royal’s Furniture, 70 East). John Boy belongs to an elderly couple who miss him very much. Please help John Boy find his way home!
Sometimes you just need to step outside, get some air and take in the beauty… Thanks Aux. Lt. Keith Pearce for sending me this pic to share. I hope everyone has a wonderful Wednesday! Michele Bell, PIO
Okeechobee City Police Department Honor Guard Officer Mike Jordan and Sgt. Skip Eddings along with Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office Honor Guard D/S Brant Harden and D/S Quinton Speed pay last respects to (Retired) Okeechobee City Police Department Chief Rehmund “Buck” Farrenkopf. A graveside service with military honors was conducted on May 25, 2018 in the Florida National Cemetery at Bushnell, Florida. Michele Bell, PIO
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Date: May 25, 2018 Contact: Debra Engle, CEO (772) 489-4726 Free Mental Health Awareness Education at IRSC May 30 Suncoast Mental Health Center and IRSC are hosting their 4th annual Brown Bag Lectures on mental illness in our community during Mental Health Awareness Month. Suncoast Mental Health Center and Indian River State College will once again host the popular Brown Bag Lectures on May 30, 2018 at the main campus in the Koblegard Student Union from
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May 24, 2018 CONTACT: GOVERNOR’S PRESS OFFICE (850) 717-9282
email@example.com Gov. Scott: State Preparing for Torrential Rain, Severe Flooding This Weekend TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott received a full update on Invest 90L from the Florida Division of Emergency Management. The Governor will continue to be in constant communication with state and local emergency management officials and state agency leaders to ensure the state is