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Robbie Roberts describes himself as a “writer in the raw.”
The Yazoo City native recently published Tales from Yazoo and Beyond, and the work is filled with memories of a bygone era mixed with modern commentary.
He has been a business owner, even owned a few successful beauty schools. He’s been an outdoors writer, comfortable in the woods like second nature. He has organized a mud derby race, and garnered a reputation for playing in the mud.
Investigators apprehended one inmate who escaped from the Yazoo County Regional Correctional Facility Thursday afternoon, but another inmate remained at large as of press time.
From the time she was only five years old, Marie Downs always knew she would become a teacher.
For nearly five decades, Downs was the teacher who passed on knowledge, but she was also a friend both inside and outside the classroom.