Grave of George Marks, Port Matilda Turning onto the roadway leading to the Port Matilda Presbyterian Cemetery, I immediately noticed the hillside ahead of me was covered with older graves. Those graves that clung to the steep hillside stood guard among the trees that had grown among the stones over the years. At one time … Continue reading Unsolved: The Murder of George Marks
Unsolved: The Murder of “Big Bill” Taylor
William "Big Bill" Taylor A heavy frost clung to the grass as I entered the sacred grounds of Charlottesville Cemetery. The small cemetery sits on the southern edge of Old Route 220, within a stone’s throw of Del Grosso’s Amusement Park, and I had to wonder how many people pass by it without realizing it … Continue reading Unsolved: The Murder of “Big Bill” Taylor
In the Line of Duty: Robert Probst
Officer Robert Probst, Highland Cemetery I was in Lock Haven’s Highland Cemetery to remember some of the notable people who rest on the hillside overlooking the county seat of Clinton County. I was joined on this trip by Mike, a good friend who was back in the area for a day of catching up and … Continue reading In the Line of Duty: Robert Probst
Unsolved: Who Murdered Harold Guy Coll?
Unsolved murder victim, Bellefonte's Union Cemetery I was wandering the grounds of Bellefonte’s Union Cemetery photographing some of the notable people buried there, when I decided to seek out an ancestor buried near the grave of Governor Daniel Hastings. While I had a rough idea where she was buried, I found myself wandering back and … Continue reading Unsolved: Who Murdered Harold Guy Coll?
The Blue Eyed Six: The Legends
St. Joseph's Spring, Fort Indiantown Gap Note: This is the third part of "The Blue Eyed Six." Part one can be found here: The Murder of Joseph Raber and part two can is located here: The Trials and Executions. I was getting ready to leave St. Joseph's Spring when the blue car I had encountered arrived at … Continue reading The Blue Eyed Six: The Legends
The Blue Eyed Six: Trials and Executions
St. Joseph's Springs, Indiantown Gap Note: This is part two of "The Blue Eyed Six" which begins with The Murder of Joseph Raber and concludes with The Legends. Having heard shooting coming from the military grounds earlier in the day, I slowed as I approached McLean Road which entered the grounds of Fort Indiantown Gap. Having been … Continue reading The Blue Eyed Six: Trials and Executions