Okeechobee Battlefield Friends hosts convocation

OKEECHOBEE — The Seminole War Historians Convocation took place in Okeechobee on April 26-28, hosted by the Okeechobee Battlefield Friends. During the event, The Seminole Wars Foundation presented the 2019 Frank Laumer Legacy Award to Billy Cypress (posthumously). His widow, Carol Cypress, accepted the award along with his daughter, Carla. The convocation began with a […]