Bearden: Three Months On: The Rolling Fork Tornado

On update on a small town after a devastating storm

By , Guest Columnist Updated: July 24, 2023 10:11 AM CT | Published: July 16, 2023 4:00 AM CT
Willy Bearden
Guest Columnist

Willy Bearden

Willy Bearden is a filmmaker, photographer, author and producer. His documentary films include Visualizing the Blues, The Story of Cotton, A History of Memphis Garage Bands, Overton Park, Elmwood Cemetery and many others.

“What is emerging in Rolling Fork is a story of both optimism and uncertainty. Can this community, which was already struggling, come back?”


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