The Reverend Clarence Sheatsley and his wife Addie seemed to have a perfect life. They lived in the Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bexley, Ohio. They were known as a faithful couple with a strong faith in God. The Sheatsley’s also had four children: Milton, Clarence Jr., Elisabeth, and Alice.
Australia is known for its beauty. But it’s also known as a place where the wildlife can kill you if you aren’t careful. Australia is known for its deadly saltwater crocodiles, kangaroos, koala bears, and monstrous sharks.
This is the true story of Joe Ball, a man often referred to as either “The Alligator Man” or “Butcher of Elmendorf.” Joseph Douglas Ball was born on January 5th, 1896. He was one of eight children born to Frank and Elizabeth Ball. From all accounts, Joe had a normal childhood. Although we don’t know much about his childhood, it’s been said he was a loner who loved guns.
Whether it be for business or pleasure, most of us have stayed in a hotel or motel. Although it's not home, we still expect good accommodations to at least make us feel at home. I have simple tastes and only need a bed and a shower. Today, we usually feel safe when we stay overnight while traveling.
On August 19, 2003, Lanny Davis made a 700-mile trek from Missouri to Fort Benning, Georgia. He had received a disturbing call from the Army. His son, Specialist Richard Thomas Davis, had gone AWOL and not shown up for duty.