9781438953915_cover.inddMichael Ray Knauff is the author of “Roubidoux: A Story for 12-Year-Olds and Those Who Wish They Still Were” which highlights boyhood adventures in Texas County. The book is available at authorhouse.com. Knauff, 61, graduated from Houston High School in 1966. He joined the Marine Corps and obtained a degree at the University of Alabama. He is a Chattanooga, Tenn., resident. He has worked as an engineer and executive for three of the largest electrical companies in the nation. He is trying to establish his own firm, Tennessee Power Co.