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The Fall Line

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Rank #84 in True Crime category

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An investigative, narrative, and revealing show focused on the cold cases of Southeastern communities who experience marginalization. Hosted by a professor and licensed therapist, The Fall Line gives a platform to families and victims who have been passed over by mainstream media.

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An investigative, narrative, and revealing show focused on the cold cases of Southeastern communities who experience marginalization. Hosted by a professor and licensed therapist, The Fall Line gives a platform to families and victims who have been passed over by mainstream media.

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So well done

By Nene by Nature - May 28 2020
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Great show in the true crime genre. Love the cases they choose and all of the great interviews.

Good show

By Irish_Lioness - May 18 2020
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Thoughtfully done. I like that they pick cases that really are lesser known and try their best.

iTunes Ratings

2924 Ratings
Average Ratings
2385
265
109
77
88

So well done

By Nene by Nature - May 28 2020
Read more
Great show in the true crime genre. Love the cases they choose and all of the great interviews.

Good show

By Irish_Lioness - May 18 2020
Read more
Thoughtfully done. I like that they pick cases that really are lesser known and try their best.
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The Fall Line

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An investigative, narrative, and revealing show focused on the cold cases of Southeastern communities who experience marginalization. Hosted by a professor and licensed therapist, The Fall Line gives a platform to families and victims who have been passed over by mainstream media.

Rank #1: The Disappearance of the Millbrook Twins, Part 3

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In this episode, the concept of “hearsay”—and all of the rumors, gossip, and misinformation that have appeared in Jeannette and Dannette's case—are addressed. We go through the twins’ file, their removal from the NCMEC database, experiences at school, allegations of juvenile records and foster placement, and even current problems developing open lines of communication with law enforcement.

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Jun 26 2017

22mins

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Rank #2: The Disappearance of Shy'Kemmia Pate Part 2

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In episode two of this four-part series, the investigation and the immediate aftermath of Shy'Kemmia Pate's disappearance are examined.

Find the family's social-media page at Searching for Shy Shy

Written, researched, and hosted by L. Norton/Interviews by B. Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Haley Gray, Kim Fritz, Brooke Floyd, and Lexie Newhouse/administrative help from Allison McCallum/content advisors are Brandy C. Williams and Liv Fallon/Music by RJR/Free use music beds: Dan Lebowitz, Silent Partner, and Autonautix/Special thanks to Angie Dodd

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Aug 14 2019

43mins

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Rank #3: Carolina Girls, Part 1: Missing and Murdered

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In this episode, the first of a four-part series, we tell the stories of a number of missing and murdered girls and women from the Carolinas, both contemporary and historical. We touch on the stories of Asha Degree, Sherri Lee Truesdale, and begin our two-episode coverage of  Brittany Locklear, a five-year-old kidnapped from the bus stop outside her own house. 

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Haley Gray, Kim Fritz, and Jessica Ann/ content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy /Theme  music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd. 

The Lumbee Tribe of NC

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Dr. Malinda Maynor Lowery

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Mar 18 2020

40mins

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Rank #4: The Disappearance of the Millbrook Twins, Part 4

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In the re-release of Episode 4: Theories, we sort through the plausible and possible, examine possible involvement by local offenders like Joseph Patrick Washington, discuss sex trafficking, and look at some of the more popular internet discussions concerning the case of Jeannette and Dannette Millbrook

Engineered by Encompass Podcast Studio/Music by RJR/Content advisement by Winter Wheeler

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Jul 10 2017

19mins

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Rank #5: The Disappearance of Shy'Kemmia Pate Part 1: September 4, 1998

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On September 4, 1998, Shy’Kemmia Pate vanished from her hometown of Unadilla, Georgia. 

Find the family's social-media page at Searching for Shy Shy

Written, researched, and hosted by L. Norton/Interviews by B. Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Haley Gray, Kim Fritz, Brooke Floyd, and Lexie Newhouse/administrative help from Allison McCallum/content advisors are Brandy C. Williams and Liv Fallon/Music by RJR/Free use music beds: Dan Lebowitz, Silent Partner, and Autonautix/Special thanks to Angie Dodd

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Aug 07 2019

39mins

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Rank #6: The Disappearance of the Millbrook Twins, Part 5

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In Episode 4: Damages, we reflect on the different kinds of trauma caused the loss of a child—or in this case, children Jeannette and Dannette Millbrook—especially when the family has no sense of closure. More details regarding the Aiken Doe are covered, as is one host’s meeting with Augusta DA Natalie Paine and the outcomes of that meeting.

Engineered by Encompass Podcast Studio/Music by RJR/Content advisement by Winter Wheeler

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Jul 24 2017

25mins

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Rank #7: Unsolved Murder: Elia Banderas

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In the days before January 1st, 1996, a housekeeper at a luxury Atlanta hotel was murdered—in broad daylight. Just months later, a guest is beaten to death, in the same hotel, also during the day. Housekeeping staff are the invisible gears that keep hotels running smoothly—but at what cost?

*Note: after the recording of this episode, a new suit was filed in the Mangham case.

The Fall Line is created, written, researched, and hosted by L Norton and B Hargrove. 

Mixed/Mastered by Encompass Podcast Studio/Content advisement by Professor Marcela Fuentes and Brandy C. Williams/Research assistance by Haley Gray and Kim Fritz/Review by Winter Wheeler

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Apr 03 2019

1hr 8mins

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Rank #8: The Disappearance of Monica and Michael Bennett, Part 1

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Episode 1: Monica and Michael details the case of the Brunswick, GA siblings who disappeared in 1989, and covers both the essentials of their case and the secret that allegedly drove Monica and Michael from their parents’ home.

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Nov 13 2017

33mins

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Rank #9: Unidentified Person:The Beaufort County Jane Doe Part 1

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In this series, we explore the 1995 case of a Jane Doe found in Beaufort County, SC, and speak with an investigator determined to identify her. 

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Haley Gray, Kim Fritz, and Jessica Ann/ content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy /Theme music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd. 

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Feb 12 2020

41mins

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Rank #10: The Disappearance of Shy'Kemmia Pate, Part 3

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In episode three of this four-part series, suspects and other area predators--and victims--are examined.

Find the family's social-media page at Searching for Shy Shy

Written, researched, and hosted by L. Norton/Interviews by B. Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Haley Gray, Kim Fritz, Brooke Floyd, and Lexie Newhouse/administrative help from Allison McCallum/content advisors are Brandy C. Williams and Liv Fallon/Music by RJR/Free use music beds: Dan Lebowitz, Silent Partner, and Autonautix/Special thanks to Angie Dodd

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Aug 21 2019

50mins

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Rank #11: The Murder of Cynthia Prioleau, Part 1

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In this two-part miniseries, we cover the case of a young woman killed in a parking-lot shooting Atlanta, GA in 1995--and how her death is now overshadowed by a local legend.  We talk to the friends who were with her at the time, interview law enforcement, and discuss where her case stands today. The host was experiencing  a bout chronic laryngitis at the time of recording, so apologies for a rougher vocal performance. 

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Kim Fritz, Jess Whatford, Bryan Worters, and Lex Weathers/ content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy/ Theme music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd, and former research assistant Haley Gray.

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Apr 15 2020

36mins

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Rank #12: The Disappearance of the Millbrook Twins, Part 6

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This is the last "regular" episode of the season, but not the last we'll be releasing on the case of Dannette and Jeannette Millbrook. In the following weeks, several special episodes will be coming up, and we are in plans for a mini-season and second full-length season focused on other Georgia cases, so stay subscribed! In Episode 5: Closure, we catch you up on all of the various threads of action--our experience with NCMEC, with the Aiken Doe, with the leads we developed, and where we stand today.

Engineered by Encompass Podcast Studio/Music by RJR/Content advisement by Winter Wheeler

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Jul 31 2017

21mins

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Rank #13: The Murder of Gregory Montgomery, Part 1

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Just a note: the host was ill during the weeks of recording. We apologize for any remaining hoarseness.

Two-part miniseries covering the story of a young man, killed in Atlanta in 1987 -- just hours after Thanksgiving day. The episodes explore far-reaching effects on his family, their history in Atlanta, and why it seemed that the suspect in the case had never been arrested or prosecuted. In Part 1, we discuss what we then believed to be the facts of the case--until new information came in 24 hours before the recording of Part 2. Be sure to listen next Wednesday to hear about what we found out. 

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Haley Gray, Kim Fritz, Brooke Floyd, and Evan Turner/ content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy /Music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd

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Dec 11 2019

40mins

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Rank #14: Carolina Girls, Part Two, Missing and Murdered

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In part two of the Carolina Girls series, we conclude the story of  North Carolinian Brittany Locklear, who was kidnapped and murdered in 1998, and discuss the disappearance of another girl--Eva DeBruhl--whose case was, for a time, tied to Henry Lee Lucas. Part three out next week.

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Haley Gray, Kim Fritz, and Jessica Ann/ content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy /Theme  music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd. 

The Lumbee Tribe of NC

CSVANW

Dr. Malinda Maynor Lowery

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Mar 25 2020

39mins

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Rank #15: The Grady Babies Kidnappings, Part 3

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This episode details the kidnapping--and eventual recovery--of Shanta Alexander, kidnapped from Atlanta hospital Grady Memorial when she was just 12 hours old. 

Please contribute to Raymond Green's Reward Fund here:

https://www.gofundme.com/looking-for-raymond-greene-nonprofit

The Fall Line is created, written, researched, and hosted by L Norton and B Hargrove. 

Engineered by Encompass Podcast Studio/Music by RJR/ Content advisement by Winter Wheeler and Brandy C. Williams

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Millbrook twins reward/billboard: http://www.gofundme.com/millbrook-twins-billboard

Dec 12 2018

46mins

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Rank #16: The Disappearance of Shy'Kemmia Pate, Part 4

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The final episode of this four-part series, we discuss where the case stands now and how social media might help Shy'Kemmia's case.

Find the family's social-media page at Searching for Shy Shy

Written, researched, and hosted by L. Norton/Interviews by B. Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Haley Gray, Kim Fritz, Brooke Floyd, and Lexie Newhouse/administrative help from Allison McCallum/content advisors are Brandy C. Williams and Liv Fallon/Music by RJR/Free use music beds: Dan Lebowitz, Silent Partner, and Autonautix/Special thanks to Angie Dodd

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Aug 28 2019

45mins

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Rank #17: Unsolved Murders: Robert Martin & Tracey Thompson

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Two unsolved murders, two counties 20 minutes apart, two years in between--and no answers into the hallmark "overkill" beatings of two members of the LGBTQ+ community--including a trans woman and a gender-nonconforming gay man.

Written, researched, hosted, and created by L Norton and B Hargrove. Special content advisory by Jadzia Axelrod/Content advisory by Brandy C. Williams and Liv Fallon/research assistance by Haley Gray and Kim Fritz/Mixed and mastered by Encompass Podcast Studios/Music by RJR.

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Apr 10 2019

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Rank #18: The Grady Babies Kidnappings, Part 5

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*Re-uploaded due to processing error--sorry for the trouble!

This episode explores the psychology and motivations of infant abductors, and expands to discuss both Grady cases and others in our nation. Fetal abduction is discussed, so listener discretion advised. Thanks to forensic psychologist Dr. Jenny Johnson and NCMEC's Angeline Hartmann for participating.

The Fall Line is created, written, researched, and hosted by L Norton and B Hargrove. 

Engineered by Encompass Podcast Studio/Music by RJR/Content advisement by Donna Green, Winter Wheeler, & Brandy C Williams/Works cited at the website

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Jan 09 2019

52mins

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Rank #19: Unidentified Person: The Cedartown Jane Doe, Part 1

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This two-part series covers the most complex case we’ve ever presented--and highlights a Jane Doe found in Polk County, Georgia, who remains unidentified even though her killer has been prosecuted. 

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Haley Gray, Kim Fritz, Brooke Floyd, and Jessica Ann/ content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy /Theme  music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd. Thanks to Shea of All Crime, No Cattle for lending his voice. 

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Feb 26 2020

45mins

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Rank #20: The Grady Babies Kidnappings, Part 1

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This episode introduces the season's cases and the city of Atlanta circa 1978-1996, where seven babies born at Grady Memorial Hospital would kidnapped.

The Fall Line is created, written, researched, and hosted by L Norton and B Hargrove. 

Engineered by Encompass Podcast Studio/Music by RJR/Content Advisement by Brandy C. Williams and Winter Wheeler

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Nov 28 2018

32mins

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Florida’s Missing and Murdered Part 1

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This episode explores the 2001 murder of Terrianne Summers and the 2002 murder of Deasha Andrews, both trans women who were part of Jacksonville's LGBTQ+ community. We speak with community advocate and friend of Terrianne, Rusty Mead, who also served as a liaison to the police in Deasha’s case. 

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/Produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/Research assistants are Kim Fritz, Jessica Ann, Bryan Worters, and Lex Weathers/Content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy/ Theme music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd.

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Aug 05 2020

42mins

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Trailer: Florida’s Missing and Murdered

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In season 10, we cover the cases of two murdered women--both members of Jacksonville’s LGTBQ+ community--and the disappearance of a well-loved resident of Collier County, Florida, whose case is complicated by immigration status and alleged local drug activity. Hear the stories of Terrianne Summers, Deasha Andrews, and Salvador “Chava” Sanchez Azcona this season on The Fall Line. 

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/Produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/Research assistants are Kim Fritz, Jessica Ann, Bryan Worters, and Lex Weathers/Content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy/ Theme music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd.

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Jul 29 2020

2mins

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The Atlanta Ripper: Part 3

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The final episode in our three-part series covering the historical Atlanta Ripper murders, a little-known series of homicides attributed to a person--or persons--operating in Atlanta, GA between 1911-1914. . . and possibly beyond. Thanks to Dionne Clark of the SAGE Podcast for reading the epigraphs at the top of each episode, JV Hampton Van-Sant for voice acting, and Shannon Geary for months of archival research. Thanks to Alvin Williams of Affirmative Murder podcast, and Josh Hallmark of True Crime BS.  You can buy Jeff Wells’ book, The Atlanta Ripper, on Amazon or anywhere you shop. 

Writing, additional research,  and hosting by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/Researched by Shannon Geary/ content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy/Theme  music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd. 

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Jul 22 2020

40mins

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The Atlanta Ripper: Part 2

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The second episode in our three-part Atlanta Ripper murders coverage, covering a little-known series of homicides attributed to a person--or persons--operating in Atlanta, GA between 1911-1914. . . and possibly beyond. Thanks to Dionne Clark of the SAGE Podcast for reading the epigraphs at the top of each episode, JV Hampton Van-Sant for voice acting, and Shannon Geary for months of archival research. You can buy Jeff Wells’ book, The Atlanta Ripper, at Amazon or anywhere you shop. 

Writing, additional research,  and hosting by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/Researched by Shannon Geary/content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy /Theme music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd. 

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Jul 15 2020

38mins

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The Atlanta Ripper: Part 1

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The first episode in our three-part series covering the historical Atlanta Ripper murders, a little-known series of homicides attributed to a person--or persons--operating in Atlanta, GA between 1911-1914. . . and possibly beyond. Thanks to Dionne Clark of the SAGE Podcast for reading the epigraphs at the top of each episode (her first episode was delayed due to the pandemic, but it's coming soon!), JV Hampton Van-Sant for voice acting, and Shannon Geary for months of archival research. You can buy Jeff Wells’ book, The Atlanta Ripper, on Amazon or anywhere you shop. 

Writing, additional research, and hosting by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/Researched by Shannon Geary/content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy/Theme music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd. 

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Jul 08 2020

45mins

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The Disappearance of LeRyan Nicholson, Part 3

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In the conclusion to Season Nine, we learn how Candace and Ameera’s citizen detective work closed one cold case, and re-opened another. 

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/Produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/Research assistants are Kim Fritz, Jessica Ann, Bryan Worters, and Lex Weathers/Content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy/Theme music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd.

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Jul 01 2020

37mins

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The Disappearance of LeRyan Nicholson, Part 2

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In Episode 2 of Season Nine, we explore the life of LeRyan Nicholson, who was born--and disappeared in--Nashville, TN. LeRyan’s sisters, Ameera and Candace, reflect on their relationship, their brother’s struggles, and how little they understood when he vanished. This led Ameera and Candance to begin their own investigation.   

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/Produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/Research assistants are Kim Fritz, Jessica Ann, Bryan Worters, and Lex Weathers/Content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy/ Theme music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd.

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Jun 24 2020

40mins

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The Disappearance of LeRyan Nicholson, Part 1

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Nashville, TN, April 1998: a teenager goes missing. A man is murdered and cannot be identified. The city of Nashville is struck by one of the worst tornadoes the city has ever seen. These events—taking place over a single week—aren't connected until two sisters begin to ask questions about their missing brother.

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/Produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/Research assistants are Kim Fritz, Jessica Ann, Bryan Worters, and Lex Weathers/Content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy/ Theme music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd. Thanks to Erica K from Southern Fried True Crime, Vincent from Gone Cold, and Olivia from Flatrock and Something's Not Right. 

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Jun 17 2020

41mins

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Trailer: The Mysterious Disappearance of LeRyan Nicholson

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A preview of Season Nine, which covers the case of LeRyan Nicholson of Nashville, TN. 

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Kim Fritz, Jessica Ann, Bryan Worters, and Lex Weathers/ content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy/ Theme music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd, and former research assistant Haley Gray.

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Jun 10 2020

4mins

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Interview: Forensic Genealogist Anthony Redgrave

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On this special episode of The Fall Line, we speak with friend of the show Anthony Redgrave. If you keep up with true-crime news, you’ve likely seen Anthony on television. He was a lead researcher in the oldest doe case solved by forensic genealogists working for law enforcement. The victim in question has been known as the Clark County John Doe, the torso-in-the-cave doe, and Buffalo Cave Doe.  Since the recording of this episode, Anthony and Lee Redgrave’s Trans Doe Task Force has just updated their website: TRANS DOE TASK FORCE. You can also find them at Redgrave Research. 

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Kim Fritz, Jessica Ann, Lex Weather, and Bryan Worters/ content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy/Theme music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd. 

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Jun 03 2020

49mins

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Interview: Retired FBI Agent Jerri Williams

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In this interview, Brooke speaks with Jerri Williams.  Jerri became a special agent with the FBI in 1982 and retired after 26 years of service. She is now in her second career as a crime fiction author and podcast host/producer. In her book, FBI Myths and Misconceptions: A Manual for Armchair Detectives, Jerri helps readers compare mass media portrayals of the FBI with the reality. Be sure you check out her podcast, FBI Retired Casefile Review.

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Kim Fritz, Jessica Ann, Lex Weather, and Bryan Worters/content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy /Theme music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd. 

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May 27 2020

1hr 4mins

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Unidentified Person: The Glynn County Jane Doe

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In this episode, we cover the unidentified woman known as The Glynn County Jane Doe, who was found outside of Brunswick, GA in 1990. We look at possible suspects, potential matches, and how updated forensic testing might help identify her today.

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Kim Fritz, Jessica Ann, Bryan Worters, and Lex Weathers/ content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy/ Theme music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd, and former research assistant Haley Gray.

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May 20 2020

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Unidentified Person: The Richland County Jane Doe, Part 2

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Part 2 of our coverage of the 1982 case of The Richland County Jane Doe, a woman who was admitted to the South Carolina State Mental Hospital without identification--and who died before they could find her name or loved ones.

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Kim Fritz, Jessica Ann, Bryan Worters, and Lex Weathers/content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy/ Theme music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd, and former research assistant Haley Gray. Thanks also to Linda Doyle. 

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May 13 2020

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Unidentified Person: The Richland County Jane Doe, Part 1

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Part 1 of The Fall Line's coverage of the 1982 case of The Richland County Jane Doe, a woman who was admitted to the South Carolina State Mental Hospital without identification--and who died before staff could discover her name or locate her loved ones.

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Kim Fritz, Jessica Ann, Bryan Worters, and Lex Weathers/Content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy/ Theme music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd, and former research assistant Haley Gray.

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May 06 2020

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Trailer: Unidentified-- Glynn & Richland County Jane Does

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In this season, we look at the cases of two unidentified women--one of whom was classified as a "living Jane Doe" before her death at the South Carolina State Mental Hospital in 1982. The other, a woman found in Glynn County, GA, in 1990, may have some relationship to one of the man I-95 murder series that have occurred along the United States' East Coast.

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Kim Fritz, Jessica Ann, Bryan Worters, and Lex Weathers/ content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy/ Theme music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd, and former research assistant Haley Gray.

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Apr 29 2020

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The Murder of Cynthia Prioleau, Part 2

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In this two-part miniseries, we cover the case of a young woman killed in Atlanta, GA in the early 1990s--and how her death is overshadowed by a local legend, We talk to the friends who were with her at the time, interview law enforcement, and discuss where her case stands today.

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Kim Fritz, Jess Whatford, Bryan Worters, and Lex Weathers/ content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy/ Theme  music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd, and former research assistant Haley Gray.

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Apr 22 2020

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The Murder of Cynthia Prioleau, Part 1

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In this two-part miniseries, we cover the case of a young woman killed in a parking-lot shooting Atlanta, GA in 1995--and how her death is now overshadowed by a local legend.  We talk to the friends who were with her at the time, interview law enforcement, and discuss where her case stands today. The host was experiencing  a bout chronic laryngitis at the time of recording, so apologies for a rougher vocal performance. 

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Kim Fritz, Jess Whatford, Bryan Worters, and Lex Weathers/ content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy/ Theme music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd, and former research assistant Haley Gray.

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Apr 15 2020

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Carolina Girls, Part 4: Missing and Murdered

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In the final episode of the Carolina Girls series, we begin with the kidnapping and murder of Malakia Logan of Greenwood, South Carolina, and then delve into the disappearance of Aaliyah Bell of Rock Hill--the most recent case we've ever covered on The Fall Line.

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Haley Gray, Kim Fritz, and Jessica Ann/ content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy /Theme  music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd. 

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Apr 08 2020

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Carolina Girls, Part 3: Missing and Murdered

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In Part 3 of the Carolina Girls series, we begin with a vignette on Shakeima Cabbagestalk, who disappeared in the 1990s, and NiShan Huff, an  honors graduate who was murdered in her own apartment in Greenville, South Carolina. Both cases remain open--but could be solved. 

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Haley Gray, Kim Fritz, and Jessica Ann/ content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy /Theme  music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd.

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Mar 31 2020

46mins

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Carolina Girls, Part Two, Missing and Murdered

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In part two of the Carolina Girls series, we conclude the story of  North Carolinian Brittany Locklear, who was kidnapped and murdered in 1998, and discuss the disappearance of another girl--Eva DeBruhl--whose case was, for a time, tied to Henry Lee Lucas. Part three out next week.

Written, researched, and hosted by Laurah Norton/Interviews by Brooke Hargrove/produced, mixed, and mastered by Maura Currie/research assistants are Haley Gray, Kim Fritz, and Jessica Ann/ content advisors are Brandy C. Williams, Liv Fallon, and Vic Kennedy /Theme  music by RJR/Scoring by Maura Currie/Special thanks to Angie Dodd. 

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Mar 25 2020

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So well done

By Nene by Nature - May 28 2020
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Great show in the true crime genre. Love the cases they choose and all of the great interviews.

Good show

By Irish_Lioness - May 18 2020
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Thoughtfully done. I like that they pick cases that really are lesser known and try their best.