• AIR QUALITY HEALTH ALERT: Issued by Florida Department Of Health Escambia County

    07/22/14 20:23:55

    From the Florida Department of Health Escambia County: Effective immediately, in response to air quality monitoring, the FDOH-Escambia is issuing a health alert for the area surrounding the Wedgewood Community Center and the Rolling Hill Construction and Demolition Landfill in Escambia County, Florida. Click here

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Tropical Depression 2 has fallen apart.  As of 10am Wednesday the storm is a remnant low in the western Atlantic Ocean.


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Okaloosa County storm damage

OKALOOSA COUNTY  --  Storm damage has forced the Mary Esther library to close until further notice.
Three trees fell on the roof, causing ceiling tiles to fall down and water to start leaking into the building.
Staff members scrambled to get computer equipment out of the way.
No damage estimate is available yet.

Also in Mary Esther, a metal awning was ripped off a walkway at Mary Esther Elementary School.
In Fort Walton Beach, a tree fell onto a house on Deluna Street.
Nobody was home at the time.
The owner says there's ceiling damage, cracked moldings, and water leakage.

Tim Miller/FWB "We've always been worried about the number of trees we have in the yard with all these tall pines. but we didn't suspect this one was going to give way, it's not as tall."
At Quality Imports in Fort Walton Beach, an awning blew down damaging two cars.
One was a company car, another was a client's car that was in for service.