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On Sept. 30, Bautech USA started receiving the first pieces of equipment for their new facility in the Okeechobee Airport Industrial Park. more
In recognition of National Small Business Week, Gov. Ron DeSantis and the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) highlight resources available to small businesses in Florida. more
“What can we do in the short term to limit the impact this is having on our lives?” Sen. Marco Rubio asked in a Sept. 1 webinar about Florida’s economic relaunch with the Florida Chamber of … more
OKEECHOBEE — According to data released by the United States Treasury Department and Small Business Administration (SBA), local dairies in Okeechobee were able to receive some much needed … more
Waste Management has been recognized by 3BL Media with its annual 100 Best Corporate Citizens ranking. more
OKEECHOBEE -- Okeechobee County has partnered with the Okeechobee County Economic Development Corporation (OCEDC) to provide these RELIEF funds to businesses who have suffered due to the required … more
OKEECHOBEE — Okeechobee KOA Resort has reopened facilities to the public. All cabins, park models, tent sites, RV/travel trailer sites are open. The Shanty Lounge is open to everyone daily 1 … more
OKEECHOBEE – The Okeechobee branch of Bank of America will reopen Monday, June 22, according to Senior Vice President, External Communications, Southeast U.S. Media Relations Matthew … more
OKEECHOBEE — A new RaceTrac gas station/convenience store will soon be built on property in the 900 to 1000 block of State Road 70 East. This new store will have four large-truck fueling … more
Lake Okeechobee News/Chris FelkerOKEECHOBEE — Some of the gang at Ferrell’s Market on State Road 70 in downtown Okeechobee took a moment out to pose for this photo. From left are Ashley … more
LAKELAND — Starting Saturday, May 16, Publix stores expanded store hours. Publix stores are now open daily from 7 a.m. – 9 p.m., and pharmacy has returned to normal operating hours. Designated … more
By Katrina ElskenLake Okeechobee News JACKSONVILLE — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has announced more plans to reopen state businesses. In a May 15 press conference, the governor said gyms can … more
TALLAHASSEE -- The governor's office has released the following responses to "Frequently asked questions" about phase one of the plan to reopen Florida businesses. When did the Governor’s … more
The U.S. Small Business Administration’s South Florida District Office will host a series of Small Business Recovery webinars to provide the latest information on how the SBA is helping small … more
By Dacona SmithExecutive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Walmart U.S. In this taxing and uncertain time, our associates have gone above and beyond to help Americans get the food, … more
The Okeechobee County Sheriff's Office has shared the following information about Gov. Ron DeSantis's executive order asking Floridians to "stay at home." As of 12:01 a.m. on Friday, April 3, a … more
WASHINGTON — USDA Rural Development has taken a number of immediate actions to help rural residents, businesses and communities affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. Rural Development will keep our … more
OKEECHOBEE — As Floridians waited and worried about the news of the COVID-19 virus pandemic, it was business as usual on Monday and Tuesday at the Okeechobee Livestock Market. Cattlemen can’t … more
With all the talk of sickness and quarantines and toilet paper, most people probably haven’t had time to think about the census, but it is that time. Many received a little card in the mail with a … more
Special to the Lake Okeechobee News At the March 12 meeting of the Okeechobee County Commission, Bass Pro representatives shared this plan for developing the Okee-Tantie recreation … more
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