This is an attempt to keep a semi-regular journal of the adventures of BYUBOY50, a Cajun expat from Thibodaux, LA, who has traveled far and wide, but not far or wide enough.
Journalist since 1972.
Society of Professional Journalists member since 1979.
Past SPJ offices: Greater MidSouth Pro Chapter president; SPJ Region 12 director, 2006-2011; SPJ President 2012-13, SPJ Foundation (formerly SDX Foundation), secretary 2018-present.
Member of Investigative Reporters & Editors since 1988.
City Editor, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, mid-2012 to mid-2013.
Projects Editor, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, 7.31.2007 to 1.31.2020 .