Winston County Sheriff's Department

Horace Moore appointed Winston County sheriff


Horace Moore (standing) will be sworn in as Winston County’s sheriff on Monday, Dec. 30. He is shown with outgoing sheriff Tommy Moore (seated).

WINSTON COUNTY  - Horace Moore, a veteran not only of the newspaper business but law enforcement as well, will respectfully replace Tommy Moore as Winston County’s sheriff next week.
Horace will step into the role of sheriff during a swearing-in ceremony on Monday, Dec. 30, at 2 p.m. at the Winston County Courthouse in Double Springs. Performing the honors will be Winston County Probate Judge Sheila Moore. He will officially take over as sheriff at midnight on Tuesday, Dec. 31.