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We provide closure on news stories no longer in the headlines


The lost 699
Mar 27 • 8 min
In 2014, over the course of nine months, 699 passengers and crew members vanished on three flights from airlines based in Malaysia.
Who is Dustin Inman?
Feb 18 • 6 min
It was June 16, 2000. Billy, Kathy, and Dustin Inman along with their dog loaded into the car to spend Fathers Day weekend fishing in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia . Seconds later, a drunk driver slammed into the rear of the Inman family vehicle. The…
Coronavirus: We’ve seen this before
Feb 11 • 11 min
The coronavirus outbreak is not new. We’ve seen this before, twice as a matter of fact! The difference with this outbreak is that COVID-19 is highly contagious. While there are worldwide infections there are also worldwide recoveries.
What finally happened with Charlie Hebdo?
Feb 2 • 3 min
What finally happened in the Charlie Hebdo satirical magazine terrorist attack in France? Is the magazine still in print? Are the suspects dead? Were there accomplices? Will there be a trial? What’s next for France?
What’s up with Detroit?
Mar 3, 2019 • 8 min
The larger US economy was weakening and one of Detroit’s primary financial engines was in financial straits; coupled with a corrupt mayor and this environment creates the perfect storm for Detroit’s demise. Could Detroit ever come back from this? Did…
Victoria’s final hours
Feb 24, 2019 • 11 min
This story captured headlines across the nation due to its sheer brutality of a 10-year old girl. In this episode, discover the truth behind her final hours and the rest of her family
Papers please
May 20, 2018 • 8 min
Alexis Manigo, like most 16 year olds, desired to have her own money. She applied for a job. When the hiring manager asked for documentation, that’s when her life began to unravel. Everything she thought and knew about herself was a lie.
They will get their man
May 6, 2018 • 6 min
The FBI, DEA, and other alphabet agencies are tenacious on the path of drug dealers who murdered one of their own over 30 years ago. The agents have not given up. We are thankful they continue to pursue justice no matter how long it takes. #FBI #DEA…
Would you sacrifice economic equality for social justice?
Apr 25, 2018 • 7 min
This bank failure devastated the Black community. They felt betrayed, abandoned, and distrustful of the banking system. Is this why Blacks have not pursued economic equality as fervently as social justice? #USCivilWar #banking #finance #blackhistory…
What shall be done with the colored people?
Apr 14, 2018 • 7 min
This question was asked by a southerner in the months following the #USCivilWar and right after the ratification of the 13th amendment in #Georgia. What did this writer propose America should do with the colored people and why did America not do it? After…
The Civil War’s best inland pilot on the coast
Mar 28, 2018 • 8 min
This man was the best inland pilot on the coast. He defied the traditions and stereotypes of the time and dispelled the rumors of the Civil War that exist to this very day.
The Civil War & the 14th amendment
Mar 22, 2018 • 10 min
Imagine life after the Civil War. In Georgia, there is destruction across the South. Newly emancipated slaves struggle to establish a life on their own. Families are torn apart through death, ideology, and distance. Supporters and leaders of the…
New news is just old news happening to new people
Mar 21, 2018 • 8 min
The opponents and supporters of Sunday alcohol sales have the same arguments today as those of over 100 years ago except this one question on which our society turns.
He was on his way to death
Mar 15, 2018 • 15 min
Do you remember Alton Sterling? He was killed while selling CDs outside of a convenience store in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. His death sparked riots across the country and three Baton Rouge police officers were ambushed and killed. What was the outcome of…