Adjustments made for COVID upswing

As numbers rise, cities go back to drive-thru

With positive cases of COVID-19 increasing across Escambia County (Ala.) municipalities and the county are implementing new policies in an attempt to slow the spread of the virus and keep employees and customers safe.

Figures released by the Escambia County Health Care Authority show a jump of 103 positive tests from Friday to Tuesday with 396 confirmed cases in Tuesday's report. Other reporting agencies have the numbers for the county higher.

The town of Flomaton announced Friday that an employee had tested positive for COVID-19. In response the town of Flomaton is disinfecting all municipal...