The Disappearance of Phyllis Lorain Powell in 1963


On January 11, 1963, five-year-old Phyllis Lorain Powell stopped by the home of Lewis and Bernice Vinson, located at 310 Ashe Street in Woodland, North Carolina, at around 11:00 a.m. to watch some television. Approximately 30 minutes later, she was seen by a neighbor skipping down Ashe Street toward Route 35/Linden Street. By 12:00 p.m., […]

Diana Braungardt missing from Crystal City, MO since 1987

Diana Braungardt

On March 11, 1987, 18-year-old high school senior, Diana Braungardt finished her shift at the local Venture (now Kmart) and headed out to her family’s 1982 yellow Ford escort in the parking lot. It was 10 p.m. and she was going home where she resided with her mom and dad. When Diana hadn’t returned home […]

Missing Child: Sherry Lynn Marler from Alabama 1984

Greenville City Hall Park

Greenville, Alabama is a typical small southern town with southern charm. Known as the “Camellia City”, it lies between Montgomery and Mobile, along the area of Interstate 65 known as the “Lost Highway” in honor of Country Singer Hank Williams, Sr. It is home to approximately 8,000 residents, and probably one of the last places you […]

Rosa Tapia Murdered in 1995; Case Remains Unsolved


In the early hours of August 13, 1995, Lewine Tapia and her husband arrived at their Salt Lake City, Utah apartment at around 2:00 a.m. after a night out dancing. Lewine headed to her daughters bedroom to check on them before going to bed. Sleeping in their beds were 6-year-old Rosa Tapia and her 4-year-old sister. Lewine saw […]

Juliana Redding Murder: Worst Case of Injustice Ever?

Juliana Redding

Well, I believe it is. I saw this on 48 Hours a few months ago and it just pissed me off. So, yep, it made it on my blog. Shortly after 6 p.m. on March 16, 2008, Officer Scott McGowan arrived at the Santa Monica, California home of 21-year-old aspiring model and actress, Juliana Redding, for […]