The Story Behind This Evil Place In North Carolina Will Make Your Blood Turn Cold

Established in 1909, the Stonewall Jackson Training School was created to house troubled boys who had been convicted of crimes or considered as delinquents. The hope was that the school would help rehabilitate children under the age of 18 and provide them with useful vocational training, instead of sending them to prison.

But what happened behind closed doors at the Jackson Training School was truly evil.

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