Chase W. Thornton, troop leader for Fredericksburg Boy Scout Troop Alpha, helped his scouts set up campsite at the grounds of Whiskey Holler and Marshland. This three-day adventure would help the scouts earn merit badges that included: backpacking, camping, exploration, fishing, forestry, geology, and hiking. It would even give the scouts a taste of environmental... Continue Reading →
We’re finally getting somewhere now, Konan thought as he drove through the quiet streets. We now know the weapon used to mark the victims is a double-edged fleshing knife. Konan pulled his phone out and called Lilly. “Hey,” she said. “Where are you?” “I’m headed out to Donne’s Funeral Home to make arrangements for Amber.” “That’s... Continue Reading →
Daisy learns failed opportunities make horrible memories. No amount of tears can thwart the touch of Death.
While Konan and Lilly made their way back to the precinct with Waterson in tow, Tomas and Wiggins went to visit Billy Crumpet. According to his file, his residence was in the center of town near Saddle ‘Em Saloon. Tomas and Wiggins parked at the courthouse and walked to Crumpet’s address. Tomas walked up the... Continue Reading →
“Mayor Smith, former Detective Sergeant Thermopolis Konan has arrived per your request.” “Send him in, Abbie. Thank you.” Abbie turned the knob and shoved the door open. Konan walked into the expansive room and looked around. It was exquisitely furnished with antique furniture and lamps. Smith’s desk, a beautiful cherry piece, hailed from the 1800s.... Continue Reading →
Lilly watched as Konan walked toward the car that brought him to the scene. She nodded to the officer when he looked her way, as if to ask permission to take Konan home. She nodded for him to take Konan home, and she walked to her car. At home, Konan tried to get the young... Continue Reading →
2337: Warehouse District, Fredericksburg, Mississippi. A pale yellow light bulb flickered off and on as the wind kicked up as another storm blew in from the Gulf Coast. The corpse glare from the lamp illuminated the dead girl’s face, and then swayed back in the opposite direction. Swarms of flies, moths, and other winged creatures... Continue Reading →
Konan came out of his sleep to the tune of his phone buzzing. Sleepily, he patted the bed to find it. He cracked one eye open and picked it up. It was Ashley Wilkinson. “Come to the lab, I have something to show you.” Konan showered, dressed, and made him a cup of coffee in his favorite... Continue Reading →