James Rufus Williams

April 1, 1955, is the last time anyone saw 27-year-old James Rufus Williams. He’d reported to work at the Old Fort Finishing Plant as usual, but left early due to either not feeling well, or having forgotten something. He was last seen walking along the railroad tracks in Old Fort, NC. James was reported missing…

William David Dudley

“I’ll never stop. I’m never going to give up. Because I feel like if I don’t, then who is? Who’s going to?” – Crystal Dudley-Albert WDVM October 31, 1993. It was Halloween night and William “Bill” Dudley had spent a fair deal of it drinking with his ‘friends’, Roger Benner Jr, and Glen Kerns. The…

Debbie LaCaria

“I want to hear her voice. I want her to wrap her arms around me and tell me everything’s fine … she’s home. I haven’t got that yet but I still have hope.” Annie LaCarie (Debbie’s Daughter) from an article by WYMT News 58-year-old, Debbie LaCaria was last seen walking into her home in late…

James Thomas Stanley

On September 18, 1974, 25-year-old James “Tommy” Stanley suddenly packed up all of his belongings, put them in his car and said a rushed good-bye to his family. He told them that he was going to Florida and that he wouldn’t be returning to Ohio. (Athens, Ohio is his hometown, and place he was apparently…

Shelly Kay Schoffner

I’ve looked at numerous articles regarding Shelly’s disappearance, at least those that don’t take you straight to a big 404 Page Not Found, and they all say the same thing: On March 21, 2011, 42-year old Shelly Kay Schoffner was last seen by her boyfriend, Jeff Green, driving along I-75 South entering Kentucky from Ohio…

Clancy Ray Adkins

Clancy Ray Adkins was a loving, doting grandfather who enjoyed nothing more than spending time with his four grandchildren. Although, things hadn’t always been so simple in his life… The last three years Mr. Adkins had been battling with leukemia, and things were looking up as he entered into remission and perhaps, just perhaps, he…