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Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun April 24, 2016

Johnnie Roebuck

Retired Arkadelphia educator, politician remembers life of devotion

Living on a farm and being a country girl were never novel things for Johnnie Roebuck, not from her perspective, anyway. Her friends found novelty in Roebuck’s identity, though. Her friends begged to stay the night with her, to stay at the farm. She never lost that identity, either. Even after earning a doctorate, working as an educator for 40 years and serving in the Arkansas House of Representatives, Roebuck kept those early days clos... READ MORE