Weekend Anniversaries: Greg, Terri, “Kip,” Lyman, and George

On September 29, 2014, in Anniversaries, by Jody Ewing

This weekend came to a close, as have many years past, with five Iowa families wondering what happened to loved ones. In cases that spanned more than five decades, family members still ask when answers will come and justice will be served for a Sioux City teen, a man who fought in World War II […]

Colesburg

On November 30, 2012, in , by Jody Ewing

Cold Cases in Colesburg, Iowa         Homicide Lyman Samuel Elledge 65 YOA Colesburg, IA Delaware County September 28, 1951 Lyman Elledge, 65, was found bludgeoned to death on the front lawn of the Barney Wiskus home in Colesburg, Iowa, at about 7 a.m. on Friday, September 28, 1951. Delaware County Coroner Dr. […]

Lyman Elledge

On November 30, 2012, in , by Jody Ewing

 Courtesy photo David Elledge Lyman Samuel Elledge Lyman Samuel Elledge Homicide Lyman Samuel Elledge 65 YOA Colesburg, IA Delaware County September 28, 1951 Case summary compiled by Jody Ewing Delaware County in Iowa Colesburg in Delaware County yman Elledge, 65, was found bludgeoned to death on the front lawn of the Barney Wiskus home in Colesburg, […]

Homicides – 1950s

On March 26, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

The Cases – Homicides (1950 – 1959) BY ERA: Up through 1899 | 1900s | 1910s | 1920s | 1930s | 1940s | 1950s | 1960s | 1970s | 1980s | 1990s | 2000 – present | Missing Persons The cases below include unsolved Iowa homicides from 1950 – 1959, and are listed in chronological […]

Delaware County

On November 13, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Cold Cases in Delaware County, Iowa     Homicide Lyman Samuel Elledge 65 YOA Colesburg, IA Delaware County September 28, 1951 Lyman Elledge, 65, was found bludgeoned to death on the front lawn of the Barney Wiskus home in Colesburg, Iowa, at about 7 a.m. on Friday, September 28, 1951. Delaware County Coroner Dr. Paul G. […]