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Welcome to Season Two of Gone South, the Edward R. Murrow Award-winning documentary podcast from C13Originals.
Starting in the sixties, a loose-knit confederation of traveling criminals known as the Dixie Mafia terrorized every state from Georgia to Oklahoma. Its hundreds of members, unofficially headquartered in Biloxi, Mississippi, specialized in scams, heists and murder. Their alleged leader — the estranged son of a prominent Oklahoma politician — was a skilled and charismatic outlaw named Kirksey Nix.
When Nix was sentenced to life in prison at Angola for a murder he committed in New Orleans, the Dixie Mafia was thought to be extinct. But fifteen years later, a sitting criminal court judge named Vincent Sherry and his wife Margaret, a mayoral candidate for the city of Biloxi, were assassinated. As the case ran cold, authorities were forced to confront a disturbing reality: the Dixie Mafia was not done yet.
Gone South is a creation and production of Peabody-nominated C13Originals, a Cadence13 studio, in association with Jed and Tom Lipinski.
Introducing: Gone South, Season One: Who Killed Margaret Coon?
S1|E1: Beau Chene
S1|E2: Steel Magnolia
S1|E3: The Safest Parish
S1|E4: Concerned Citizens
S1|E5: Nine Lives
S1|E6: Outside Agent
S1|E7: Death Threat
S1|E8: Waning Night
Presenting Season 2 of Gone South: The Dixie Mafia
S2|E1: Traveling Criminals
S2|E3: Shady, Questionable Characters
S2|E4: Wide Open and Wicked
S2|E5: The Real Deal
S2|E6: Pig Trail
S2|E7: Career Criminals
S2|E8: The Whole Story