Miss Sugar in Chalo Nitka parade

MOORE HAVEN — The 2019 Miss Sugar, Melissa Manning, who’ll preside over the upcoming Sugar Festival March 16 in Clewiston, enjoyed a ride in a sapphire blue convertible during the Chalo Nitka parade in Moore Haven on Feb. 2.

Tucker: Lies about lake must stop

WEST PALM BEACH — South Florida Water Management District Governing Board member Brandon Tucker blasted Congressman Brian Mast’s efforts to drastically lower the Lake Okeechobee regulation schedule at the board’s Feb. 14 meeting at district headquarters in West Palm Beach. “Lowering the lake to 10.5 feet, in my opinion, is asinine,” he said. Rep. Mast, […]

Moore Haven Middle-High School Honor Roll

MOORE HAVEN — The Moore Haven Middle High School announces their A and A/B honor roll students for the second semester of the 2018/2019 school year. All A’s Katherine Blanton (12), Gracie Goodwin (12), Kano Puente (12), Jacey Ridgdill (12), Katie Beck (11), Tracie Branch (11), Christopher Eaton (11), Jasmine Konold (11), Joe Perry (11), […]

OHS gets back-to-back wins against Jensen and Moore Haven

The Okeechobee High School Brahman varsity basketball team stacked back-to-back wins against their district rival Jensen Beach and fellow Lake Okeechobee team Moore Haven on Feb. 1 and Feb. 4. The Brahmans exacted some revenge on the Jensen Beach Falcons when they came away with the victory over the district foe. Jensen knocked Okeechobee out […]