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Robbie Ward
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Lives in Simpsonville, South Carolina
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I have resisted writing this in recent weeks but feel comfortable enough now with the process to provide an update on my professional and personal journey. A quick recap first: I resigned from The Greenville News in Februa...
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Bernie Sanders rally in Greenville, South Carolina
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I live in the Greenville, South Carolina area and have interest and capability to live-stream his rally here on Friday. How should I proceed? A little background about me, I'm a Mississippi native and freelance journalist who has coordinated live-streamed political forums and other events via Google Hangouts on Air. 
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+Jeanine Calkin where's the link to the hangout
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Happy Mother's Day to all mothers, no matter where you are. I love you, Mama! 
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Fri, August 21, 2015, 7:00 PM
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It hurts my eyes to try and see the speakers. Can y'all position cameras closer to the front?

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Tex, I don't think the video or photos can express how incredible the experience felt. I highly recommend it! 
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I apologize to +Google+ for attaching a Facebook screenshot to this post. However, gravity of this announcement seems to warrant this social media faux pas. 
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Work
Occupation
Journalist
Skills
Excel, data reporting, Google Fusion Tables, Miracle Working, Truth-telling.
Employment
  • Self
    Freelance Journalist, 2015 - present
  • The Greenville News
    Innovation Writer, 2014 - 2015
  • Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
    Staff Writer, 2014
    I provide watchdog journalism for Tupelo and Lee County government but also write about state and federal government.
  • Mississippi State University
    Public Relations, Journalism, Community Development, 2012
  • The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
    Starkville Bureau Reporter
  • The Johnny Cash Flower Pickin' Festival
    Executive Director
  • The Vicksburg Post
    Staff Writer
  • The Gainesville Sun
    Freelance
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Currently
Simpsonville, South Carolina
Previously
Tupelo, Mississippi - Starkville, Mississippi - Meridian, Mississippi - Meridian, Mississippi - Yazoo City, Mississippi - Vicksburg, Mississippi - Greenville, Mississippi - Hattiesburg, Mississippi - Scranton, Pennsylvania
Story
Tagline
Journalist, change agent for good
Introduction
A Mississippi native, I grew up in a family of storytellers and believe in the power of journalism to help build community, accountability and transparency. 

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Nationally recognized for financial data reporting, earned top Mississippi and Louisiana AP Managing Editor Awards for general news and investigative reporting and created and produced the Johnny Cash Flower Pickin' Festival.
Education
  • Mississippi State University
    Masters in Public Policy and Administration, 2004 - 2010
  • The University of Southern Mississippi
    English and journalism, 2002
  • T. L. Weston High School (Greenville, MS)
    Diploma, 1996
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