Salute To First Responders Honors Those That Serve

September 22, 2022

The third annual Salute to First Responders on Wednesday honored those that serve in Escambia County.

Those honored included:

  1. Ashley Baxley – Molino Forestry Station
  2. John Bartholomew – Pensacola Fire Department
  3. Stephen Boothe – Escambia County Fire Rescue
  4. Mark Carter – Escambia County Emergency Communications
  5. Houston Harvell – Escambia County EMS
  6. Brad Hattaway – Escambia County Emergency Management
  7. Alexander Johnson – Pensacola Beach Lifeguards
  8. Dianna McCreary – City of Pensacola Dispatchers
  9. Sean Patterson – Escambia County Sheriff’s Office
  10. OB Pettit – Escambia Search and Rescue
  11. Keith Tourney – Pensacola Police Department

Additionally, retired Escambia County Fire Rescue captain Craig Ammons was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Ammons served the citizens of Escambia County for 36 years as a first responder before retiring from the county in December 2021.

Pictured: Four Escambia County honorees following the Salute to First Responders at the Pensacola Bay Center. Photo for, click to enlarge.


3 Responses to “Salute To First Responders Honors Those That Serve”

  1. Jeannie on September 22nd, 2022 9:19 am

    Evelyn, Did you read the article or just look at the picture?

  2. Jimmy Brantley on September 22nd, 2022 9:12 am

    Congratulations to all of you! Way to go Mark!

  3. Evelyn L Owen on September 22nd, 2022 8:03 am

    Were women considered for this honor? Or only men?

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