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 Welcome to Okeechobee County Gen Web








This site is under construction please bare with me as I begin re-linking everything.

First I would like to say Thank You to L.L.Scott who has so lovingly been your County Coordinator until now. She has passed the torch on to me to try to keep up with your growing needs.
Hello, My name is Susan Richardson and I am your new  County Coordinator.
If you need help with locating anything or you would like to add something to these pages or any other county.
Please don't hesitate to send me a email just click the contact button above for my address.
We are currently seeking helpers so if you think you might be interrested in working on any of our Florida Counties.
Please contact our State Coordinator Ray Richard email address also located above.





Okeechobee County History.....

Per Wikipedia
Okeechobee County was incorporated in 1917. It was named for the Lake Okeechobee, which was itself named for Hitchiti words oka (water) and chobi (big).





Our Neighbors.....

Glades

Hendry

Highlands

Indian River 

Martin

Osceola

Palm Beach

Polk

St. Lucie


Sad News to report.....


It is with my deepest sorrow that I inform you of
the sad news of our long time friend and leaders passing.
Fran Smith
August 05,1943 - September 11,2016
She was a great friend and helped me and many others within our group
learn to create the lovely pages you find here on our sites.
She is missed greatly and will forever live on in our hearts, minds and on our pages. Rest in Peace your work is done.


Our New....

Ray Richard is our New President and State Coordinator.
Please bear with him as he quickly gathers the reins to a large undertaking.
We are all sure of his abilty to lead us and help us grow.
Please stay tuned as changes are in the wind!

You can contact him in the contact tab above.