Month: June 2019

Physician arrested on sexual abuse charges

Physician charged in multiple counts of sexual abuse By Valerie Reddell vreddell@polkcountypublishing.com WOODVILLE — Local physician Kerry Evans has been charged with multiple counts of indecency with a child by contact and continuous sexual abuse of a child, according to indictments handed down by the Tyler County grand […]

26 The Shooting of Price Daniel Jr

Marion Price Daniel III followed his father’s footsteps into politics … appearing on ballots in Liberty County as Price Daniel Jr. Price Daniel Sr. won election as Governor and U.S. Senator. Price Daniel Jr. insisted on order in every detail of his life. So the first step he […]

25. The Servant Girl Annihilator

Murder made the headlines of the Austin Daily Statesman many times during 1885. Many times the victims were African-American women who worked as domestic help. The husbands and boyfriends of those women were arrested even though several suffered injuries in the nocturnal attacks in their homes. Then the […]