The Board of Directors of Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. today declared a regular monthly dividend of 8 1/2 cents per share on the Common Stock of Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc., payable on February 1, March 1, and April 2, 2001, to shareholders of record at the close of business January 16, February 15, and March 15, 2001.  This is an annual dividend rate of $1.02 per share.