A traveling salesman, a Marianna cave and a pit filled with snakes

The bizarre story of a traveling salesman and a pit filled with snakes in a Marianna cave shocked readers of The New York Times on February 12, 1897. The tale was datelined from Jackson County on the previous day. According to the report, “a party of drummers” or traveling salesmen were in Marianna for a visit […]

Gopher Tortoise Day in Two Egg, Florida

Happy Gopher Tortoise Day! The Gopher Tortoise Council has officially adopted April 10th as Gopher Tortoise Day in Florida. It is a day set aside to raise public awareness about these incredible tortoises. Gopher tortoises are important in the history and culture of the Two Egg area and they still live throughout the region today. […]

Robinson’s Sugar Mill is a forgotten landmark of early Jackson County

The woods just north of Blue Hole Spring at Florida Caverns State Park hide the ruins of what is likely the oldest masonry structure in Jackson County, Florida. The Robinson Sugar Mill dates from the earliest days of American settlement in the county, a time when sugar was a major industry and Jackson County’s major […]

A fantastic day at Florida Caverns State Park

The annual Caverns Cultural Celebration & Battle of Marianna Reenactment turned out great despite the offshore threat posed by Tropical Storm Nate! The event drew hundreds of people to Florida Caverns State Park for a day that featured living history, exhibits, food, live entertainment and the annual reenactment. The weather held off and the crowd […]

Battle of Marianna Reenactment set for Saturday (10/7)

UPDATE: The Battle of Marianna reenactment is STILL ON for this Saturday! The hurricane appears to be tracking west and we are a go! The annual reenactment commemorating the Battle of Marianna will take place this Saturday (10/7) at 10 a.m. at Florida Caverns State Park. Park admission is $5 per vehicle. The event is part of […]

Adventure into Old Indian Cave

Historic Old Indian Cave is part of Florida Caverns State Park in Marianna, Florida. The cave has been closed to the public for nearly 50 years but Two Egg TV obtained special permission to crawl inside for a look: If you enjoyed this story, check out our streaming channel for more! Just click play below: […]

SHARKANSAS is out! Filmed in Jackson County!

SHARKANSAS, the action movie filmed in Marianna and Jackson County is now available! The film features scenes shot at Florida Caverns State Park, Merritt’s Mill Pond and other locations around Jackson County and the city of Marianna, Florida. Numerous local people assisted with or appear in the film, among them Edd Sorenson of Cave Adventurers […]