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Florence Snyder: Postcard from a cold case

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A half-century after an unsolved murder, who did the crime is less important that what the crime did to those left behind. The October 22, 1966, murders of Robert and Helen Sims and their 12-year-old daughter Joy changed Tallahassee, overnight, from a place where everyone trusted everyone to a place where the unspeakable could happen to anyone. Sims, a pioneering information technology official with the state Department of Education, and his wife and youngest child were slaughtered that night in…

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