Tag Archives: Escambia County

National Guard to assist in oil spill cleanup.

President Barack Obama’s announcement to deploy the National Guard in the cleanup of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill is getting approval from a number of Escambia county officials who are also looking to blaze their own trail. Dave Dunwoody Reports. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/3escambi.mp3]

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Tar Balls Now Spotted on Pensacola Beach

Tar balls have begun washing up on the shores of Pensacola Beach in Florida’s Panhandle. Escambia County emergency managment officials are working with state officials to make sure Pensacola Beach and the outlying areas receive as much aid as possible. WUFT-FM’s Lynsey Saunders talked with Senior Producer for Florida Public …

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