Matthew Winkler preached from the pulpit at the 4th Street Church of Christ in Selmer, Tenn., a picturesque country town on the buckle of the Bible Belt, rich in its Southern roots. A fifth-generation minister, he was known for having a voice full of passion and a love for the Lord that made his
'Preacher's Wife' Sentenced to Three Years in Prison After Confessing to Killing Her Husband
For more than a decade, the so-called "battered woman syndrome" murder defense has gained traction in the courts and exonerated some abused women of homicide charges. Whether it will work for Mary Winkler remains a question. This morning in a Selmer, Tenn., court, a judge will deliver the answer.
Convicted killer Mary Winkler said she never meant to shoot and kill her husband, Matthew. Winkler appeared on the "Oprah Winfrey Show" Wednesday to discuss her case. Winkler spent seven months behind bars after a Tennessee jury found the mother of three guilty of manslaughter in April. When he
New Details Have Come Out in the Case of Mary Winkler, the Woman Accused of Shooting Her Pastor Husband
Winkler Has a Chance to Regain Custody of Her Girls After Killing Their Father
There is a new twist in case of them murdered minister Mary and Matthew week seem to have an ideal family. College sweethearts with three young daughters he was a minister in Tennessee she appeared to be a devoted wife. The last march when Mary went shot her husband in the back while he was
The woman who killed her minister husband tells Winfrey it wasn't intentional.
Hello I'm Don and this is 220 in touch. It was a murder that shocked at Tennessee community. A popular young preacher shot dead in his own by an intruder but by his own god fearing wife. Why did she do it and eighty picks up the story in court. The religious town of Salman was rattled by the death
The Johnston family of suburban Atlanta, Ga., appear to be an ordinary, close-knit, churchgoing family, but they're sitting on one of the most extraordinary and worst-kept secrets in their town. It's a secret that revolves around the oldest daughter, Heather, whose momentary thirst for easy money