Tag Archives: hatchet

Josh Powell had "incestuous" images on his home computer, authorities say

Josh Powell: Josh Powell's family says he was a man driven by the media, courts and law enforcement to do the unspeakable — take an ax to his two young children, and then kill him and himself in a gasoline-fueled explosion Just days after killing his sons in a vicious hellfire explosion, Josh Powell's sister […]

Josh Powell had "incestuous" images on his home computer, authorities say

(Ted S. Warren – AP) The Topeka-Kansas hate group had planned to picket Saturday's funeral of Charlie and Braden Powell, murdered Sunday by their father Josh Powell. But hours after a Seattle-based Catholic talk radio show offered the church a segment Police released 911 calls that revealed a social worker's frantic attempts to alert authorities […]

Hatchet Job for most brutal book review goes to Adam Mars-Jones for Michael …

His 'killingly fair-minded and viciously funny” review of the Pulitzer prize-winning author Michael Cunningham's latest book, By Nightfall, has won novelist and critic Adam Mars-Jones the inaugural Hatchet Job of the Year Josh Powell put some thought into killing his sons. In the days leading up to Sunday, he gave away the toys and books […]

Washington father attacked sons with hatchet before setting blaze: Report

A Belarussian lumberjack chops wood with a hatchet during the "Forest 2010" lumberjack competition in Minsk on May 19, 2010. There's nothing like a good review of a bad book. Done well, these scathing reviews can be their own form of entertainment. An autopsy reveals that two young boys killed by their father, Josh Powell, […]

Powell's reported voicemail: I can't "go on"

Five medalists paced the Powell Panthers to a sixth place finish in the giant Ron Thon Invitational at Riverton last weekend. Randy Andrews led the Panther efforts, wrestling through the 152-pound bracket to take Powell's only championship. Ken Landgrebe lights a candle next to photographs of Susan Cox Powell and her sons Braden and Charlie […]