kissimmee kissimmee  /kɪ ˈsɪ mi/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a river of central Florida that flows southward to Lake Okeechobee

News

  1. 13-year-old boy killed in crash with his cousin in Kissimmee

    A 13-year-old boy was killed in a crash in Kissimmee when his 18-year-old cousin lost control of his van, which rolled over and struck a concrete wall, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Alvis Joubert, of Kissimmee, was killed in the crash, which occurred around 9:20 a.m. at Silver Park Circle and Oakwood Drive in Kissimmee. According to the FHP, Ismael Patterson was driving at a high rate of ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Local 6 Orlando

  2. Kissimmee couple plead guilty to defrauding elderly clients

    Linda and Ross Littlefield stole nearly $2.9 million and used it to finance a lavish lifestyle. A Kissimmee couple who stole nearly $2.9 million from elderly clients pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday and could be sentenced to 10 years in prison each.        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Orlando Sentinel

  3. Decade Of Kissimmee Memories Winner Revealed

    KISSIMMEE, Fla., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- From more than 1,500 entries and five finalists, Experience Kissimmee today announced Brooke Shuff from Grand Rapids, Mich. as Decade of Kissimmee Memories ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "He's a big, strong lefty, and he's only 25 years old," Wade said. "He has remaining options, so we'll get him into Kissimmee, evaluate him and give him a chance to compete. At the very least, Tyler provides us with some more young depth."
    on Nov 24, 2008 By: Ed Wade Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "I keep visualizing and looking back to when we went over to play in Kissimmee," said Gaston, referring to Houston's spring home in Florida. "That's when he first started to really open up some eyes."
    on Jun 26, 2009 By: Cito Gaston Source: MLB.com

  3. "The fight will stay in Florida, which is good news," King said. "Kissimmee answered my APB, and now, we will make history with the biggest fight ever staged there. It will be boxing at its finest with three world championships on the biggest...
    on Jan 25, 2007 By: Don King Source: Hardcore Boxing

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