Sally-Ann Roberts

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Sally-Ann Roberts is an American anchorwoman for WWL-TV in New Orleans, Louisiana. She has been part of the news team since March 31, 1977, and co-anchors the Eyewitness Morning News with Eric Paulsen.[1]

Education[edit]

She is a 1974 graduate of The University of Southern Mississippi.

Personal life[edit]

Sally-Ann Roberts was born in Chandler, Arizona and is the daughter of Lawrence and Lucimarian Roberts. Her father was a Colonel in the Air Force and was one of the Tuskegee Airmen.[2]

She is the older sister of Robin Roberts, a co-anchor of ABC's Good Morning America.[3][4]

Book author[edit]

Sally-Ann Roberts is the author of Going Live: An Anchorwoman Reports Good News,[5] and gives motivational speeches around the United States.

With a foreword by her sister Robin Roberts, and photographs by her news colleague Eric Paulsen, Sally-Ann Roberts authored an inspirational book, Your Power is On!: A Little Book of Hope.

In addition to these non-fiction books, Sally-Ann Roberts authored a novel Angel Vision.

Books[edit]

  • Going Live: An Anchorwoman Reports Good News. Gretna, La.: Pelican Publishing Co., 1998. ISBN 978-1589803022
  • Angel Vision. Gretna, La.: Pelican Publishing Co., 2002. ISBN 978-1565549074
  • Your Power Is On!: A Little Book Of Hope. Pelican Publishing Co., 2013. ISBN 978-1455619023

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sally-Ann Roberts". New Orleans: WWL-TV. Archived from the original on 10 March 2013. Retrieved 18 August 2015. 
  2. ^ "Sally-Ann Roberts". New Orleans: WWL-TV. Archived from the original on 10 March 2013. Retrieved 18 August 2015. 
  3. ^ Abernathy, Karen (July 24, 2012). "Sally-Ann on Robin Roberts: 'It's going to work out'". New Orleans: WLOX-TV. Retrieved January 24, 2013. 
  4. ^ MacCash, Doug (5 July 2014). "Robin Roberts, Sally-Ann Roberts share their story at Essence Fest". The Times-Picayune. New Orleans, Louisiana: NOLA Media Group. Retrieved 18 August 2015. 
  5. ^ Roberts, S. (1998). Going Live: An Anchorwoman Reports Good News. Gretna, Louisiana: Pelican Publishing Company