Giving Back

Several former Flomaton residents came back home Saturday to spearhead a fun-filled day at Oaks Common Park to show their gratitude over the park's improvement and its current and future impact on young lives.

Flomaton Councilwoman Lillian Dean said Jessica Carter, owner of Jessica No. 1 Catering in Pensacola, Raymond Spears, Jevon Pleasant and James and Edward Wesley grew up in Flomaton, attended school in Flomaton and now live in Pensacola.

"They wanted to come back and give thanks to the community that helped launch them to what they have become," Dean said.

She said the Wesley brothers...