First program finishes

The Escambia County Children's Policy Council recently hosted its first annual summer enrichment program.

This program is designed to enhance the potential in our young people by building and reinforcing positive characteristics.

During this summer enrichment program youth were provided training on how to develop and track goals which will help enhance their chances of success.

Dr. Teresa Smith provided two workshops on the importance of Mental Health. Youth were trained on positive social interactions by counselors from The Compass II Life Program.

Atmore Mayor Jim Staff, Assistant Chief John...