Ferrell’s Markets experiencing business boom

OKEECHOBEE — Business has been so brisk at Ferrell’s Market’s two locations so far this year that owner Jason Ferrell is hiring, but it’s not a foodie-type employee he needs. “I’m actually looking for, like, a babysitter combination daycare person to take care of all my employees’ kids, who have been hanging out here a […]

Quail Creek Plantation goes up for sale

OKEECHOBEE — Quail Creek Plantation in northern Okeechobee County is up for sale. The 3,150-acre property hit the market on April 29 for $25 million and is being listed by Illustrated Properties, a member of brokerage The Keyes Family of Companies. Set amid stately oak hammocks and pine forests, Quail Creek Plantation opened in 2002 […]