Volunteers welcome to help complete work on Okeechobee veteran’s home on Saturday

OKEECHOBEE — On Wednesday morning the Okeechobee News met with the individuals, Bill Martin and Gregg Maynard, who are heading up the repairs to Frank Sullivan’s home in Riverbend Mobile Home & R.V. Park and asked for available volunteers to come assist Saturday with the floor-over project. Mr. Maynard said that County Commissioner Bryant Culpepper […]

Grand jury indicts 18-year-old Brandie Dailey on first degree murder charge

On Tuesday, June 6, a grand jury indicted 18-year-old Brandie Dailey on charges of  First Degree Premeditated Murder with a Weapon and Tampering with Evidence, in connection with the April 2017 murder of Robert Joiner. According to Assistant State Attorney Don Richardson, Mr. Joiner was strangled to death with a belt in his Okeechobee home. […]