Who Killed Taylor McAllister?

Under the cover of darkness on a quiet December night, a thump and the screeching of tires echoed through the silence in a back alley in St. Petersburg, Florida. The rumble of the engine roared as a white Toyota Tundra took off in the night, leaving behind the battered and semi-nude body of a beautiful…

The Disappearance of Donnie Martin

Thursday, August 3, 2017 was a warm day in Michigan. The sun shined down on the back of the neck of a thirty-one-year-old man leaving work in the town of Madison Heights. A Chinese symbol tattoo peeked out under his jaw line just above his red tee shirt. He slipped his phone in his pocket…

Searching for Answers: Who Killed Sherry Carver?

“Backward, turn backward, O Time, in your flight, Make me a child again just for tonight! Mother, come back from the echoless shore, Take me again to your heart as of yore…” A few hours before dawn broke on October 19, 1983, the ringing of a phone echoed ceaselessly throughout a Lawton, Oklahoma apartment. Rain…

The Broken Christmas: Where is Julie Seay?

“Sometimes, when one person is missing, the whole world seems depopulated.“  – Alphonse de Lamartine The winter air in Daytona Beach was sticky and humid as Floridians prepared for the holidays in December of 1988. Evergreen trees were decorated, lights were strung, and the sun was setting early just two days before Christmas as a…

Murder of the Girl Next Door: Part 2

“It’s run for the roses as fast as you can. Your fate is delivered; your moment’s at hand.” The evening of October 4th, 2019 was a breezy day with highs in the sixties. The sun was setting slowly through the trees in southern Tulsa as four people trudged up a slight hill in Memorial Park…

Where is Sarah Galloway?

Sweet Sarah Galloway, You disappeared from us today. What are you doing? Where did you go? Did someone take you far away? In the early hours of March 21, 2019, a little brunette in a grey sweater sat on the front porch of her Picture Rocks home, a city just a few miles from Tucson….

God’s Peace: Remembering Marie “Frieda” Dighton

“Sweet and beautiful Marie, would you please come back to me? You can tell me about heaven while we sit and drink iced tea.” June 4th, 2008 began as a regular morning for Mrs. Marie “Frieda” Dighton. The sun was roasting the small Oklahoma town of Buffalo Valley to ninety degrees as she backed her…

The October Girls: Remembering Kelly Sims and Michelle Loran

In the autumn of 1990, a slight October breeze cut through the evening air on the streets of Kelso, Washington. A pretty brunette with Farrah Fawcett bangs stepped out of her friend’s car at the corner of Allen and Pacific streets. She planned to walk to the Rendezvous Bar only two blocks away, but friends…

The Baby on Appletree Drive: Gabriella LaMorie’s Story

“Now we lay her down to sleep. We pray the Lord her soul to keep. We pray the bruises that hurt her skin were healed by kisses from angels when her soul hovered over an Arizona town, her body dead in a hospital gown. Thank You, Lord, for her two years beginning with joy, ending…

Sincerely, Angela: A Mother’s Letter About Her Son’s Bullycide

Editor’s Note: This letter was written by Kenneth Suttner’s mother, Angela Suttner, in hopes of giving insight to her family’s world after her son’s suicide and the subsequent legal actions that followed regarding the horrific bullying he suffered from. All pictures and content were provided by Ms. Suttner. To read the memorial article about Kenny…