Trail markers show the horse trail in DeSoto National Forest.
Trail markers show the horse trail in DeSoto National Forest. Tim Isbell Sun Herald file
Trail markers show the horse trail in DeSoto National Forest. Tim Isbell Sun Herald file

Robin Fitzgerald covers real-time news, such as crime, public safety and trending stories. In nearly 40 years as a journalist, her highest honors include investigative awards for covering the aftermath of the fatal beating of a Harrison County jail inmate in 2006 and related civil rights violations. She is a Troy University graduate.