The agriculture community is proud to be the second-largest industry in the state of Florida, employing over two million people and contributing more than $104 billion to the economy every year. Cattle have been a part of the Florida landscape since 1521. Osceola County, in particular, has a long history as a large producer of cattle in this state that continues today. Cattle have been part of Osceola County […]
The Desert Inn located in Yeehaw Junction sustained major damage when a transfer trailer hit the building on December 22, 2019. Osceola County Historical Society is the owner of the property, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Our inspector recently visited the site to help us assess the damage and determine future plans for the site. Posted: May 18, 2020
The new Celebrate! special exhibit highlights Osceola County Historical Society’s 70th anniversary and takes a look back at celebrations in 1949.