Atmore woman’s death attributed to crash
By DON FLETCHER News Staff Writer Alabama State Troopers reported late last week that an Atmore woman succumbed to injuries she suffered July 18 when the 1997 Ford Mustang in which she was riding left a rural roadway and struck a tree, a finding that the victim’s family contends is not true. Troopers reported in a July 25 “Delayed Fatality Report” that Victoria Skye DeSilvey, 28, “died from her injuries…
PCI, ECHCA swap land
3 council members upset when left out of loop By DON FLETCHER News Staff Writer A trio of city council members, each of whom opposed the proposed donation of 10 acres of city land at Rivercane for a new hospital, are up in arms after learning of the land swap negotiated last week by Poarch Band of Creek Indians and Escambia County Healthcare Authority. Under the swap, Poarch traded 10…