County, Flomaton split votes on alcohol

On split votes, the Escambia County (Ala.) Commission and the Flomaton Town Council approved beer and wine licenses for three different businesses during their meetings Monday.

Monday morning the county commission voted 4-1 to approve off-premise beer licenses for the new Dollar General store on Highway 31 near Pollard and the transfer of an off-premise beer and wine license to Ana Travel Center at 13288 Highway 113 from the previous owners, Valero Truck Stop.

Commissioners Raymond Wiggins, Steven Dickey, Brandon Smith and Karean Reynolds voted yes and Commissioner Larry White voted no.