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Lori Johnston
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The Unsolved Murder of Kirsten Davis
Vidalia, Georgia is a stereotypical small southern town, situated between interstates 75 and 16, and halfway between Savannah and Macon.  At one time its fields harvested pecans and tobacco, the area became best known for its sweet onions, first produced in...

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February 3, 1959: The Day The Music Died
But February made me shiver With every paper I'd deliver Bad news on the doorstep I couldn't take one more step I can't remember if I cried When I read about his widowed bride Something touched me deep inside The day the music died From "American Pie" by Do...

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Remembering Linda Ann Healy
 Forty-three years ago yesterday, Linda Ann Healy enjoyed her last day of life before Ted Bundy would take it from her. On January 31, 1974, Linda, a willowy 21 year old brunette, was a student at the University of Washington.  She was studying psychology a...

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Abby Vandiver's Murder by Richard Gellner
Dunwoody, Georgia in 1987 was the very essence of a bedroom community.  Roughly twenty miles as the crow flies from downtown Atlanta, it seemed a world away from the violence, crime and traffic that had clogged up the state's capital city, earning it the du...

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David Temple Freed From Texas Prison
The Temple Family before January 11, 1999 Oh, prosecutorial misconduct. Damn you. David Temple, convicted in 2007 of the January 11, 1999 shotgun murder of his pregnant wife, Belinda, was freed on bail December 28 pending a decision on whether to retry him....

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Betty Broderick Denied Parole
I have to say that I am not surprised in the least by the news released last week that Betty Broderick was again denied parole.   Back in 2010 she was found unsuitable for release and it was stated that she had not emotionally matured nor grown whatsoever a...

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People Magazine "Investigates" the MacDonald Case
Okay, so I watched People Magazine's take on the MacDonald case.  Good grief.  Where to even begin? Given they subtitled the show (and MacDonald himself) "The Accused," it's really no surprise that the program itself was almost completely one-sided in MacDo...

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Upcoming Programs on the Jeffrey MacDonald Case
It certainly wouldn't be like Jeffrey MacDonald, convicted killer of his family, to serve his time quietly and stay out of the media.  In keeping with that, there are two programs about the case coming up for your viewing pleasure. The first is titled Peopl...

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Manson Family Updates
So a few items on the Manson Family that are worthy to note. First - - Tex Watson, as expected, was denied parole.  For the 17th time.  Thank you, California Parole Board.  Officially, Watson was found "unsuitable" for release.  No kidding.  This parole hea...

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The Murder of Kitty Genovese
On March 13, 1964, in New York's Queens borough, a young woman was killed in the very early hours in a crime that continues to reverberate to this day. Catherine Susan Genovese, known as Kitty to her family and friends, was twenty-eight years old that March...
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