Tuesday, November 2, 2010 | 9:11 PM
Rick Harris defeated Sheriff Ed Townsend 4,758 to 3,380, a difference of 1,378 votes, in Tuesday's General Election and will be the next Sheriff of Winston County.
In the Haleyville Board of Education election, current board President Sandra Manasco easily won re-election, 1,273 to 804, a 23-point advantage. Kris Burleson defeated incumbent Larry Burleson, 1,184 to 873, and will take over Place 4.
51% of registered voters, county-wide, went to the polls.