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…

The Carport Murders: Who Killed Emily and Totinika?

“Rockabye mommies asleep in the car. Do you two know how missed you both are? The bullets that took you pierced your soft skin but they could not destroy your spirits within.” August 26th, 2016 was a sweltering day in Oklahoma. Temperatures were beginning to tip over 80 degrees as people went about their Friday…

Murder on Last Resort Road: Who Killed Nathan Scoggins?

“If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk through my garden forever.”                              – Alfred Tennyson A few miles east of Eufaula, Oklahoma, up a slight hill stands a crooked sign that reads LAST RESORT ROAD. Beyond that is a memorial garden with an enormous white cross at the…

The Last Day of School: Where is Alissa Turney?

A grainy home video dated March 29, 1997 shows crooked footage of a man in a hat and plaid shirt in the woods. “Hit the red button now,” the man says to his daughter, who turns the camera to her sister, Alissa, in the distance. “Sarah! Sarah!” Alissa hollers, and the little girl turns the…

A Cold Kentucky Night: Where is Savannah Spurlock?

On January 4th, 2019, a beautiful brown-eyed brunette in heels walked out of a bar in Lexington, Kentucky. Grainy surveillance footage shows the shivering twenty-two-year-old in the chilly winter breeze with two men. A third man was with them, out of view. The young woman wandered off-camera with the men, disappearing from the sight of…