The Sneed – Boyce Family Feud: Asylums, Murders, and Acquittals

The Sneed – Boyce Family Feud: Asylums, Murders, and Acquittals

The Sneed – Boyce Family Feud                                        Asylums, Murders, and Acquittals If you’re from Texas, you know your roots run deep.  And so do your family secrets.  On March 6, 1912, at 9:20 AM, Joseph Tyre (J.T.) Sneed was shot and killed...
Texas Hangings: Public Executions in Williamson County

Texas Hangings: Public Executions in Williamson County

Public Executions Public torture and executions have been a part of history for centuries. Honestly, I don’t get it. But that’s a bit hypocritical since I am a huge fan of true crime. And the more psychologically twisted and brutal the act, the more fascinating it is...
The Ghost in the Square

The Ghost in the Square

Who Haunts Georgetown’s Square? Georgetown, Texas, is booming. Just up the road from Austin, the small Central Texas town has seen a surge in growth over the past five years. It’s the home of Southwestern University, the county seat for Williamson County, and...
Georgetown’s Family Annihilator

Georgetown’s Family Annihilator

The murders that forever changed Georgetown, Texas   Georgetown, the quiet Central Texas town north of Austin, was rattled to its core one hot summer night in 1967 when a fifteen-year-old boy gunned down his father, mother, and sister in their home. Who was James...
The Haunted Old Williamson County Jail in Georgetown, Texas

The Haunted Old Williamson County Jail in Georgetown, Texas

The Haunted History of Central Texas’s Most Notorious Jail Every small town has a Main Street, with cute antique stores, trendy cafes, and unique dining experiences that make the town feel charming and quaint. Georgetown, Texas is no different; except Georgetown’s...