About The Author
RICKY NOBILE has been drawing editorial cartoons on Mississippi sports and politics since 1972. His political cartoons are presently featured in 40 Mississippi newspapers, as well as the Mississippi Business Journal each week. He recently published a collection of his work in a book "Home Grown, Home Drawn, 45 Years of Mississippi Editorial Cartoons". The book covers from Governors Bill Waller to Phil Bryant along with many Senators and Legislators and sports cartoons on Brett Favre and the Mannings. He attended Mississippi Delta Community College and The University of Southern Mississippi. Ricky and his wife, Mary, live in Purvis, Mississippi, where they create and illustrate children's books, specialty coloring books and draw caricatures for special events and weddings.
MSU’s Shrader will miss bowl game, but the freshman has already flashed signs of brilliance – By Billy Watkins
December 28, 2019
A neck injury late in the season left Noxubee County senior Damian Verdell wondering if he would play in the state title game. His journey, his story. — by Billy Watkins
December 8, 2020