California · Serial Killers

2 boys tortured, molested, and murdered by serial killer Scott Erskine

March 27, 1993 San Diego County, California Friends Charlie Keever (13) and Jonathan Sellers (11) are tortured, molested, and killed by Scott Erskine The boys spent their day riding their bikes around town, chatting with people and visiting a pet store to play with the dogs and cats. At some point, they were either lured… Continue reading 2 boys tortured, molested, and murdered by serial killer Scott Erskine

Today in Horror History

Happy birthday, Quentin Tarantino

Happy birthday, Quentin Tarantino Born March 27, 1963 Tarantino is an accomplished writer, director, producer, and actor whose expansive credits include (but are certainly not limited to): Natural Born Killers (story by), Reservoir Dogs (written by/actor/director), Death Proof (actor/producer/director), Planet Terror (actor/producer), From Dusk Till Dawn (pictured; actor/executive producer), and Hostel (executive producer).

Newspaper clippings · Religion · West Virginia

Gunfight breaks out at church (1906)

March 27, 1906 Coaldale, West Virginia A fight erupts in a church leaving one dead, one mortally wounded, and 4 injured Tensions within the church had been high as the church members formed two conflicting factions arguing over how church funds should be spent. As hostilities grew, guns were drawn. It was reported that no… Continue reading Gunfight breaks out at church (1906)