Month: June 2024

News Cast 6/28

News Cast for June 28th: New Casino on target Construction is on schedule and the new Brighton Bay Casino is expected to open in early 2025. The facility includes 38,000…

News Cast 6/27

News Cast for June 27th: A manslaughter arrest Sheriff Deputies said an Okeechobee man was impaired when he operated a side by side during an accident in the Viking property.…

Seminole Brighton Bay Hotel & Casino

Stages Topping Out Ceremony New casino, hotel and entertainment complex set to open in early 2025 Contacts: Marci Boswell, Marketing Manager, Seminole Casino Brighton, 863-467-9998, ext. 5651, marci.boswell@stofgaming.com Chris Dirato, Bitner Group, 917-921-9070, chris@bitnergroup.com…

News Cast 6/26

News Cast for June 26th: Eye witnesses see vandalism Eight windows were busted out by a suspect as he ran around the Budget Inn on South Parrott Avenue Monday afternoon.…

News Cast 6/24

News Cast for June 24th: Okeechobee beats the state Okeechobee continued to have very low unemployment levels in May. Okeechobee had three percent of the workforce out of work while…

News Cast 6/21

News Cast for June 21st: Leduc granted concessions A judge modified the probation sentence for a former Okeechobee Elementary School teacher who got involved in a romantic relationship with an…

News Cast 6/20

News Cast for June 20th: Congratulations Okeechobee County FFA! Our next generation of agricultural leaders received numerous awards and accolades at the Florida State FFA Convention. Amazing job making your home town…

News Cast 6/19

News Cast June 19th: He wasn’t welcome Two teens and an adult female said a man tried to break into a residence on SE 36th Avenue by taking out a…

News Cast 6/18

News Cast for June 18th: BOCC signs off on government restructure plan Okeechobee County government is restructuring a little bit. Long time department heads Justin Nelson and Denise Whitehead were…

News Cast 6/17

News Cast June 17th: 2024 Elections are set… A lot of re-elections Friday in Okeechobee. No opponents for Clerk of the courts Jerry Bryant, Tax Collector Celeste Watford, Property Appraiser…