Commission donates to RPES

Judge Karean Reynolds recently donated $5,000 to Rachel Patterson Elementary School on behalf of the Escambia County Commission. The funds will be used to fund various academic initiatives and incentives for student achievement and growth in reading and math. Shown at the presentation are, from left, Karean Reynolds, RPES principal Toya McMillian, math coach Caroline Hughes, third- and fourth-grade interventionist Lauren Beasley, guidance counselor Teresa Crayton.