Community rallies for neighborhood cleanup

OKEECHOBEE — Members of the Okeechobee community came together to help clean the neighborhood of Douglas Park on July 25.Tamisha McQueen helped organize the event and says it was an overwhelming success. Volunteers walked along sidewalks and ditches in Douglas Park with trash bags picking up debris, limbs and other waste items. Preston Wiggins had […]

Douglas Park neighborhood cleanup planned for July 25

OKEECHOBEE — A plan to have a neighborhood cleanup day in Douglas Park has “confirmed my faith in unity,” Tamisha McQueen told the Okeechobee County Board of Commissioners at their July 9 meeting. “I hope you can come in solidarity with us and get some work done,” she said. “I think it is absolutely wonderful,” […]