City recognizes long-serving employees

The City of Winchester recognized employees for five, 10, 15, 20 and 25 years of service at its annual employee breakfast and service awards ceremony Dec.19. Pictured are  Commissioner Rick Beach, City Manager Matt Belcher, Commissioner Kenny Book, Ken Kerns (retired city manager), Wendy Horseman (five years), Police Chief Kevin Palmer, Commissioner Shannon Cox, Mayor Ed Burtner, Public Works Director Pat Clark (25 years), retiring City Clerk Marilyn Rowe, Commissioner Kitty Strode, Brian Sewell (10 years) and Lee White (15 years). Those not present but receiving service awards for five years were Glen Robinson, Wes Bunch, Jonathan Hunt, Benjamin Kallin and Daryl Snyder; 10 years: Danny Dennis, Nick Riggs and Virgil Estes; 15 years: Tim Conner, Joe Riley, Christopher Crockett, Brandon Donaldson and August Fisher; 20 years: Brad Case and Harold Jones; and 25 years: Jerry Brinegar. (Photo submitted)