New Winston-Salem Police Chief Barry Rountree made national headlines last week for all the wrong reasons. Blogs and web sites that specialize in strange, unusual news could not resist a story about a soon-to-be
Barry Rountree, the city’s first black male police chief, was sworn-in Sunday at City Hall. Rountree, a Winston-Salem State University and UNC-Greensboro alumnus and 25 year veteran of the WSPD, took the oath before
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