Commission to address rise in COVID cases

The Escambia County (Ala.) Commission will meet Monday morning with at least one issue on the agenda dealing with the upswing of positive COVID-19 cases in the county.

During an administrative workshop Tuesday afternoon, Emergency Management Agency Director David Adams said he had checked with other counties and each is doing something different.

“I was not able to get clear-cut guidance,” Adams told the commission.

He said some counties are requiring temperature checks and others are requiring questionnaires for people entering public buildings.

Commission Chairman Karean Reynolds said on Mon...