Tomorrow's first edition is about, Roosevelt Darnell and it chronicles his crime, trial and execution in 1930. Below is a sample of it.

Crime.

It’s a phenomenon as old as civilization itself.

From the first assault and battery perpetrated by the cavemen to drug deals and vicious homicides of today, crime has been an indiscriminate part of our collective human narrative for millennium.

The Alleghany Highlands and surrounding region hasn’t been immune to the leeches of lawlessness and has contributed its own sorted tales of crime and punishment.

To be continued...

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Each Thursday come back for a new edition, written by David Crosier.