By Josh Allen
ONL Staff Reporter
Emotions ran thick Friday evening as author Faith Phillips read from the stage much of the first chapter of her newest release: As I Lay Me Down — a true-crime novel that digs deep into the brutal murders of two young Weleetka girls on a gravel road and another woman years later.
June of this year marked 10 years since the tragedy, but for many, the pain and emptiness still lingers heavily.
The book-signing event — one of many Phillips is doing with the new release — was held Friday, Sept 7, at the Hen House. It was heavily attended and featured a live musical performance by Wink Burcham.
In June 2008, Taylor Paschal-Placker, 13, and