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Governor Ron DeSantis to Make a Major Announcement in Ocoee

OCOEE, Fla. (FNN NEWS) – Governor Ron DeSantis is set to make what is being called a “major announcement” Wednesday at Florida’s Turnpike Headquarters in Ocoee at 10:00 am. Governor DeSantis will be joined by Florida Department of Transportation Secretary Kevin Thibault and Florida Department of Environmental Protection Secretary Noah Valenstein. The specifics of the…

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George Oliver Becomes Ocoee’s First African American Commissioner

OCOEE, Fla. (FNN NEWS) – George Oliver, III broke the color line on election night by defeating four-term incumbent Joel F. Keller to become the first-ever African American elected to Ocoee city commission. Oliver ran against Commissioner Keller in 2015, but lost by 20 votes. Unofficial figures from the Orange County Supervisor of Elections showed Oliver won 52.94%…

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