NAACP chapter concerned over privatized EMS

Source: Tracey Smith, WFXL, September 8, 2015

The Terrell County NAACP is standing up to county commissioners who want to privatize the county’s emergency services. The Terrell county clerk said the idea to privatize EMS and 911 was an effort to save money. She says the county loses nearly half a million dollars providing these services. But the president of the Terrell county NAACP says privatizing emergency services would hurt low income families in the county