Since 2000, Anita “Boss Lady” Dean-Arnette of The Light (1340 AM WPOL) a Christian radio station, has invited listeners to send in letters to nominate their mothers for Mother of the Year. This year, station officials sorted through scores of letters and decided Alice Dixon-Sims deserved to wear the 2016 crown.
(Above: Photo by Erin Mizelle for the Winston-Salem Chronicle- Anita “Boss Lady” Dean-Arnette gets a hug from her daughter D’Tonya Dean at the Mother of the Year event at the
(pictured above: Anita “Boss Lady” Dean-Arnette with Santa and a young gift recipient in 2013.) Anita “Boss Lady” Dean-Arnette, the popular deejay at The Light, a gospel station heard throughout the