Tuesday, June 18, 2013

VOIP Resolution Adopted June 17, 2013

The Board of Supervisors of Winston County, Mississippi took up the matter of the need for official action to implement the authority granted to the County under Senate Bill No. 2938, 2010 Regular Session, Mississippi Legislature, amending Mississippi Code Annotated Section 19-5-313 (1972) and imposing  a service charge on Voice over Internet Protocol (“VOIP”) subscribers in the Winston County.  After full discussion of the subject, Supervisor______________ offered and moved the adoption of the following Resolution.

Dumping and Litter Control Ordinance -Adopted June 17, 2013


WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors of Winston County has become aware of unauthorized dumping and littering on public and private property and county roadways in Winston County, Mississippi, and

Notice To Delinquent Tax Payers

Julie Cunningham, Chancery Clerk of Winston County, is in the process of identifying and locating homeowners who owe delinquent taxes.  As mandated  by the Mississippi State Code of 1972, Mrs. Cunningham has mailed courtesy notices, certified letters, and has sent Sheriff’s notices to as many delinquent tax payers as can be found.  The next step will be to print a  list of delinquent taxes in the Winston County Journal on June 26 and July 3, 2013

Monday, June 17, 2013

Supervisors Adopt Open Carry Ordinance for Courthouse

The Winston County Board of Supervisors adopted the following county ordinance in its regularly scheduled board meeting on Monday, June 17:

It shall be unlawful for any person to openly carry or brandish a firearm on the grounds of the Winston County Courthouse unless said person is a duly designated law enforcement officer or unless the person has the express permission of the Winston County Sheriff and/or the Winston County Board of Supervisors.

Any person found in violation of this ordinance after being forewarned is to be taken into the custody of the Winston County Sheriff or his duly appointed deputy and delivered to a Justice of the Peace of Winston County where if found guilty of this ordinance said person is to be guilty of a misdemeaner crime comparable to unlawful trespassing.

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Board Agenda - June 17, 2013

1. Open board meeting
2. Prayer
3. Approve minutes from June 3, 2013 meeting
4. Approve cash in bank report
5. Accept bids on supplies for 2013-2014 FY

Monday, June 10, 2013

Board Minutes - June 3, 2013

June 3, 2013
1st Monday
9:00 am

     BE IT REMEMBERED that the Board of Supervisors of Winston County, Mississippi, held a meeting at the Courthouse in the City of Louisville, Mississippi, at 9:00 am, this the 3rd   day of June, 2013, the same being duly noticed and posted to all necessary parties.