It was time that I got my facts straight, time to do some major research on this case to even know what to ask him. A girl named Tara Grinstead had been missing for over 10 years now, and they had no suspects, and they had no leads. Police and family believe foul play is involved, but there are few clues. I had a pretty rough start. Up and Vanished is an investigative true crime podcast hosted by Atlanta filmmaker Payne Lindsey. The problem with this case is, you don't have any secondary crime scene, and you don't have any really primary crime scene. Every night when Tara came home, she turned on the lamp by the window in a room facing their house. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. And they talked briefly at the curb of the road. I think the pageant started about 3:00 is what I was told. Add episode. Hello. Was it dropped before or after family friend Heath Dykes came to the house to check on Tara? ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. I worked this case from March of '06 to over past 2009 for her family, and probably other than the GBI, there's no one who knows more about the Tara Grinstead case than myself. Phone Robo Voice: We're sorry, you have reached a number that is no longer in service. Payne and the UAV team answer listener questions. Filmmaker Payne Lindsey sets out to produce a true-crime documentary and discovers an intriguing unsolved missing persons case from Ocilla, Georgia. Tara’s older sister. Tara Faye Grinstead was born in Hawkinsville, Georgia to Billy and Faye Grinstead on November 14, 1974. I didn't really have an answer for him. Up and Vanished will continue to provide updates on this no-longer-cold case as the criminal trial proceeds in 2018. I bought some audio equipment and I called the investigator. Know what this is about? Payne Lindsey: Wait. I saw your post about the Tara Grinstead case on Websleuths. Show Navigation. Unknown caller 2: He acted really weird. I think there's something about an unsolved case that intrigues everyone, this urge to solve the puzzle and reveal the truth. Grandma Lindsey: And I'll call you back, okay? Payne Lindsey: From Tenderfoot TV at Industrious Atlanta, this Up and Vanished, the Investigation of Tara Grinstead. Find episode … She was compassionate and truly cared for her students outside of the classroom, even allowing one to temporarily live with her after the student’s house burned down. We are introduced to high school teacher Tara Grinstead, who was last seen on October 22, 2005, and the basic facts of her disappearance. You take care. Hancock used the neighbor's key to gain entry to Tara's home. Payne Lindsey: If you go to Ocilla, the town where Tara lived and was last seen, make sure you bring somebody with you. He called the GBI to take over the case almost immediately. The 11-year-old case remains the largest case file in Georgia history and is still unfolding. She was a gorgeous brunette with a striking smile, and someone her students and peers looked up to. Episode Watch Ep. Payne Lindsey: From Tenderfoot TV in Atlanta, this is Up and Vanished, the investigation of Tara Grinstead. Be the first one to add a plot. So the rug had never been lifted. He didn't call me just to say "Don't call her again." Year: Unknown. And through my amateur Internet investigation, I stumbled upon a news site called Websleuths, where apparently other people like me pretend to be detectives and try to solve famous cases in front of their computer screens. Payne meets and interviews Dr. Maurice Godwin, a private forensic detective who worked on the case. S1 - E1 Final Newscast 27-year-old news anchor, Jodi Huisentruit, vanishes before her morning newscast in Iowa. It was filled with hundreds of notes, thoughts, names, all related to the Tara Grinstead case. 3069 Followers. Payne Lindsey: A lesser-known fact in this case that I actually learned through Maurice is a broken necklace that was found by police inside her home. The clock, normally on her nightstand, was found on the floor by her bed. In fact, I'll call my friend who lived in Ocilla, and I'll ask her. He left me with this piece of advice: Maurice Godwin: If you go to Ocilla, take somebody else with you now. Payne Lindsey: Okay. Executive producers Payne Lindsey and Donald Albright. Her cell phone was found sitting in it's charger on the nightstand. Mind you, I am not a podcaster, and I'm definitely not an investigator. Episode 1 - Cold As Alaska Episode 3 - The Alibi “A white rabbit is leads or information in a criminal investigation that lead you down a rabbit hole to nowhere.” - Dr. Maurice Godwin Payne Lindsey: Thank you guys for listening to the first episode of Up and Vanished. Payne Lindsey: Yes. He made a call to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation for backup. She seemed to have everything going for her. Tara went to a beauty pageant during the day, and then she attended a friend's barbecue later that night, just a couple blocks away from her home. Then he said, "Do not call her again." Payne also interviews Noah Griffin, a friend of Tara’s from the beauty pageant circuit. And as far as they knew, no video ever even existed. Maurice Godwin: Oh yeah. So I got on my knees and stuff and crawled around. Maurice Godwin: And then, she proceeded on to the barbecue, and arrived at about 8:00. The house was in near perfect condition, but there were a few subtle things that seemed a little off. Episode 1: Cold As Alaska Filmmaker Payne Lindsey sets out to produce a true-crime documentary and discovers an intriguing unsolved missing persons case from Ocilla, Georgia. Maurice Godwin: She told me in O11, it was a tan shirt like sheriff deputies wear. So, that was never retrieved by the GBI. Unknown Caller 1: And he was to the left of us up against the wall with a video camera. Nothing. Atlanta. Your call has been forwarded to an automated voice-. Payne and Maurice discuss the prime piece of evidence, the blue latex glove found outside Tara’s house with some kind of DNA evidence on it. She went to help the girls put their makeup on and that sort of thing. New witnesses are interviewed and persons of interest confronted in the search for truth. Payne Lindsey: Hey, this is Payne Lindsey. Finally, Payne interviews former fire marshal Vernon Singley regarding a suspicious house fire on Snapdragon Road, at the one site where cadaver dogs had possibly identified Tara’s scent. The number you dialed is not a working number. The lampshade on her bed was knocked askew. No one is available to take your call. Jim McCalpin: 03:36 In this museum time stops, history stops, in 1981. Friends at the party say she was acting normal, nothing out of the ordinary. Intro: Ten years ago today marked the last time anybody reported seeing or talking with Tara Grinstead. And here comes me, this millennial podcaster trying to solve the mystery. Season 1 of Up and Vanished explored the 2005 disappearance of beauty queen and high school teacher Tara Grinstead in Ocilla, Georgia. I decided to visit the private investigator in person. Rob: Tara Grinstead was a 30-year-old former beauty queen, and local high school teacher living in the small town of Ocilla, Georgia. Maurice Godwin warns Payne against chasing after “white rabbits,” leads that send you running in circles but don’t lead anywhere. It was time for me to start talking to people. Maurice Godwin: Reports of screams and gunshots and tires squealing off of Five Bridges Road that late Saturday night. Maurice Godwin: That's right. I had to talk to Melba immediately. We are introduced to high school teacher Tara Grinstead, who was last seen on October … Grandma Lindsey: So I'm looking forward to seeing y'all. I thought I was just brainstorming. Her car was parked in her driveway, and the front door was locked. Then, about 10 minutes later, I got a call from a blocked number, and I answered it. Buy Up and Vanished: Season 1 Episode 1 on Google Play, then watch on your PC, Android, or iOS devices. Payne Lindsey: What do you remember about that as far as ... What were people saying when that happened? And she was moving on to compete for Miss Georgia. Know what this is about? They entered her house the next day to find it in disarray. Just like that. And when I finally reached some people, it went like this. Payne and team dive into the … He travels across Colorado and Los Angeles to meet her family and friends and learn more about her and what drew her to the small town in a rugged, remote area of Colorado where she disappeared. The son of Tara’s landlord, who also dated Tara at one point. To Maurice, this is not a hobby. Okey-dokey darling. During her upbringing in Hawkinsville, she was a cheerleader and an active member of the Baptist church. The bedpost was split in two and broken, and was found lying under the middle of the bed. On my drive back to Atlanta, I played our interview on repeat, analyzing every detail. As he approached her front door, Hancock discovered a blue latex glove just feet from her doorstep. Maurice Godwin: Come on in. A lot of the people clammed up and wouldn't talk. But in October of 2005, she would disappear without a trace and never be seen again. Maurice Godwin: Well, this is what I found. And this universal satisfaction when we catch the bad guy. He told me more things than I could even remember. Payne Lindsey: So in your opinion, did the GBI do a good job investigating? Payne and his team work with her family in search of answers. But now I have an actual investigator who worked this case, wanting to tell me everything that he knows? I wanted to talk to you about the Tara Grinstead case. Maurice Godwin: My understanding is that during the daytime, she had girls over at her house and stuff. You get the sense that this case and many others like it have taken a toll on him, and even he'll tell you, it's exhausting. So if you want to give me a call, I can give you a rundown, the straight-up truth about what's happening and everything about the case. But what did any of it mean? Maurice Godwin: Payne, this is Maurice Godwin. He was acting like he didn't know who I was. Like a lot of people, I had been pretty obsessed with the podcast Serial, and the Netflix series Making a Murderer, and I thought to myself, "What if I made one of those?" The forum on Tara's case hadn't been updated in quite awhile, and I honestly didn't expect to get a response. I spent two whole days in the house. The Up and Vanished podcast "Episode 1: Cold as Alaska" (23 min 37 sec) went live today and can be heard at the link below via Stitcher and on iTunes (both are free). The hit podcast comes to life as Payne Lindsey and his team tackle cold cases of women gone missing. Payne Lindsey takes it back to the beginning, bringing the case full circle, and uncovers a new theory in the process. Where to start, who to talk to, and he said he would help me out in any way he could. I'm in North Carolina, so I'm on East Coast Time. Up and Vanished Season 1. Local News Reporter: What kind of work do you do? He said, "Why are you asking about Tara Grinstead?" We learn that everything isn't always what it seems in this case. After the pageant was over, Tara left around 8 p.m. and hung out at a friend's barbecue just eight blocks away from her home. In This Episode. Executive producers Payne Lindsey and Donald Albright. SEASON 1 EXPLORED THE UNSOLVED DISAPPEARANCE OF GEORGIA BEAUTY QUEEN AND HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER, TARA GRINSTEAD, AN 11-YEAR-OLD COLD CASE THAT IS . You might know this, at like 3:00. Now Fitzgerald is like 15 minutes away, and there was a beauty pageant on that Saturday. The police could never find it. Payne and the team tag up with Fox31’s Chris Halsne for his search of the mineshafts. All right, come on in. Tara did leave and went to visit a friend in Fitzgerald. I pulled that rug up, and the rubber came off on the back of it. If you’d like to help the family in some small way, please visit: www.ForKasha.com. In Season 1, Payne tackles his first cold case story, the unsolved disappearance of Georgia high school teacher and former pageant queen, Tara Grinstead. With Dylan Mattina, Chander Daya, Debby Gerber, Meredith Stedman. Payne has a rather creepy experience collecting soil samples from a body-sized mound of dirt in a crawlspace underneath a house in Ocilla. Payne Lindsey: You think most people clam up and don't talk in this case? He was acting like he didn't know who I was. Around 11 p.m., Tara told a friend at the party she was going home to watch the videotape from the pageant that day. He then interviews dog trainer Tracey Underwood, whose cadaver dogs have searched hundreds of acres in Irwin County, hunting for Tara’s scent. And still today. Her first name is Melba. Payne Lindsey: Well I wanted to ask you something. All right. Maurice Godwin: There's two types of crime scenes. Wait a minute, I got to take out my... Payne Lindsey: That's my grandma, but she's lived in Tifton, which is only a half hour from Ocilla, for nearly half her life. Payne also chats with his grandma, who lives near Ocilla and might have a lead for him. Grandma Lindsey: Okay. Based on the hit investigative podcast of the same name, Up and Vanished is focused on new cases of missing individuals, as Payne Lindsey and his team of investigative podcasters search for answers to help the victims' families gain a sense of closure. She felt certain from the beginning that Tara was the victim of foul play. « 2020 | Unknown See also. And we searched a lot of places. We are introduced to high school teacher Tara Grinstead, who was last seen on October 22, 2005, and the basic facts of her disappearance. Rob: Saturday, October 22nd, 2005. Grandma Lindsey: Let me tell you what she did tell me. See, she had the old-timey wooden floors with the gaps in between them. EPISODE 1 - Stay on the Trail EPISODE 3 - Speculation “People who come to Crestone are dreamers.” ... Payne Lindsey: 02:41 (singing) From Tenderfoot TV in Atlanta, this is Up And Vanished. You may later unsubscribe. Grandma Lindsey: I do. I couldn't take it at that time, and I actually didn't take the case. Well that's what I'm baking right now when you heard the bell go off. Then, one thing that I noticed is that she had a rug beside the bed. Payne Lindsey: Nice to meet you in person. She and other media outlets filed objections against the trial’s gag order. The first one I saw was a missing person's case. The investigation continues as Payne Lindsey uncovers new details and circles back to old evidence. Next time on Up and Vanished. At around 8:45 a.m., Ocilla PD was dispatched to Tara's house. Stay on the Trail. Am I actually doing this now? Before I could even finish Tara's name, she had hung up on me. That's when this whole thing really started. Watch Video. Payne Lindsey: Did I hear her right? This small town in south Georgia had become this impenetrable community that just refused to rehash the whole wounds, or just plain too scared to talk. Are you still walking every day? The answer to this case lies there. Not a single person would talk to me. Maurice Godwin: And you can see on the clasp it had been pulled apart. Then she contacted me again, and I took the case at about the end of February, and I went down in March. We explore the man who committed suicide and the circumstances leading to his death. Payne Lindsey: We talked for two hours. But when I got home, I caught my first lucky break. Payne Lindsey: As much as I wanted to feel like I was making progress on the case, I was really just getting started. Getting Started | Contributor Zone » Contribute to This Page. An $80,000 reward is being offered for information. Payne Lindsey: He had this thick notebook. Hancock quickly realized the severity of this case. The 11-year-old case remains the largest case file in Georgia history and is still unfolding. Payne Lindsey: That's a local news interview from 1999, when Tara won the beauty pageant for Miss Tifton, the biggest city near Ocilla. They were really close to Tara, and they kept watch on her house at night. "Hey guys, I'm a filmmaker from Atlanta, and I'm thinking about doing a documentary on Tara's case. Police forced their way inside and searched the house entirely. I'll tell you right quick. After Molly Miller and Colt Haynes vanish after a high-speed chase with police, the team heads to Oklahoma to unravel the mystery. I'd probably tell myself to piss off too. I'm actually a filmmaker, and I was kind of digging around for a cool idea for a documentary film. You called me yesterday? Q & A. by tenderfoottv | Nov 19, 2018. I've been working the Tara Grinstead case since March of '06. Up and Vanished - Season 1 by Up and Vanished published on 2016-12-22T21:09:45Z 'UP AND VANISHED' IS AN INVESTIGATIVE PODCAST THAT EXPLORES THE UNSOLVED DISAPPEARANCE OF GEORGIA BEAUTY QUEEN AND HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER, TARA GRINSTEAD, AN 11-YEAR-OLD COLD CASE THAT IS THE LARGEST CASE IN GEORGIA’S HISTORY. Payne meets and interviews Dr. Maurice Godwin, a private forensic detective who worked on the case. Perfect. Sign In with your TV Provider. I'll have my friend Rob describe the scene. The answer lies in the GBI case files in Georgia. So I literally just went to Google and started searching. The cold case was the largest case file in the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s history, with no arrests in 11 years. I want to know, I want to know. Maurice Godwin: Well, it's a weird place. Payne talks to Anthony Vickers, a young man who was arrested for trying to break in to Tara’s house, and also investigates the alibi of Marcus Harper, Tara’s ex-boyfriend. Grandma Lindsey: Fresh ones, they're fresh. © 2020 TENDERFOOT TV. Maybe she knew something. Payne and his team work with her family to find answers. Up and Vanished on Apple Podcasts 102 episodes Up and Vanished is an investigative true crime podcast hosted by Atlanta filmmaker Payne Lindsey. In Season 1, Payne tackles his first cold case story, the unsolved disappearance of Georgia high school teacher and former pageant queen, Tara Grinstead. Up and Vanished (2019– ) Episode List. I built up a long list of names, and it was time to start cold-calling people. After high school, she went on to Middle Georgia College to pursue higher education and become a teacher. Up and Vanished streaming vf, Up and Vanished vostfr 2020 , regarder Up and Vanished gratuit One day, I called a girl who was friends with Tara back in 2005. The podcast quickly drew attention, both in South Georgia and nationwide. Does anyone have any interesting theories?" Add Image. But to my surprise, less than an hour later I had a voicemail on my phone from a number I didn't recognize. By signing up, you agree to receiving newsletters from Rotten Tomatoes. The 11-year-old case remains the largest case file in Georgia history and is still unfolding. And then, there was dark brown pants with a tan stripe down each side. New figures emerge, and the people of Ocilla are finally talking. In Season 1, Payne tackles his first cold case story, the unsolved disappearance of Georgia high school teacher and former pageant queen, Tara Grinstead. But there was no sign of Tara Grinstead. I'm from Atlanta, so I wanted to find a case that was local that I could actually investigate. Then I also found a box with dust on it underneath the bed. Maybe I was reading into that too much. The person sounded like a police officer, or someone in law enforcement trying to figure out what I knew. You can take that for what it's worth. How are you doing? Around six months ago I was surfing the web. When the bell rang for class to start and Tara wasn't there, students informed the faculty and they called the local police department. For the next 24 years her family and friends are tormented with theories of her demise. You had to get under and find it. He also talks with his grandma’s friend Melba, who has a tip that may or may not mean something. So then, she went to the pageant, stayed at the pageant, and then she left the pageant around 7:25 to 7:30. I certainly do. Gray hair, glasses. She was popular among her students, all the teachers loved her. As the people of Ocilla began talking about the case again, new leads and stories emerged. I wanted insight from people who knew her, people who'd talked to her that weekend before she disappeared. How did this beautiful young business executive vanish without a clue? Even more puzzling, he found a business card wedged in the front door. Someone was finally willing to talk to me. But I was determined to tell Tara's story. Payne also chats with his grandma, who lives near Ocilla and might have a lead for him. Grandma Lindsey: When the pageant was over, my friend that I just talked to, Melba, she talked to her at 6 p.m. at the theater. Ocilla Police Chief who arrived on the scene the Monday after Tara’s disappearance. I was still trying to figure out my phone recorder at that point, and unfortunately I was not able to record the call, which I immediately regretted. He started thumbing through it, reminiscing about the case. There was nothing of anything. We all want an answer, an explanation for the unexplained. Original Air Date 08.20.2018. She arrived around 8 p.m. and stayed for a few hours. Payne Lindsey: Again, another lesser-known fact about this case that you can't find anywhere in news articles. EPISODE 12. by tenderfoottv | Nov 26, 2018. Meredith S.: 36:55 Up and vanished is an investigative podcast, told weekly, produced for Tenderfoot TV by Payne Lindsey, Mike Rooney, and me, Meredith Stedmann, with new episodes every Monday. That night, Tara's lamp was never turned on. Detectives knocked on her door repeatedly, but got no response. Local News Reporter: And you were well into your career already too, weren't you? It's all he's ever known. But it was still unclear to police if the necklace was broken on accident or if it meant that there was a struggle inside the home. Maurice Godwin: Yes Payne, I saw your post on Websleuths. How did this beautiful young business executive vanish without a clue? This is my first time ever doing a podcast, so I'm kind of learning as I go. She said her goodbyes and drove off. Grandma Lindsey: I'm doing well. « Season 1 | Unknown Season The beads were scattered about on the floor, and they bagged it up as evidence. And this case is cold...as Alaska. This small town in south Georgia had become this impenetrable community.”, © 2020 TENDERFOOT TV. Season 1 guide for Up and Vanished TV series - see the episodes list with schedule and episode summary. Stream Tracks and Playlists from Up and Vanished on your desktop or mobile device. Payne Lindsey: It was a bunch of information, but I felt a lot more in tuned to this case. [crosstalk]. In 1998, Tara began teaching at Irwin County High School in Ocilla, GA. She was a devoted and well-liked 11th grade history teacher. Tara Grinstead: I'm an 11th grade history teacher at Irwin County High School, and I also have a cheerleading squad of junior varsity cheerleaders, 9th and 10th graders. I was looking for cold cases and other unsolved mysteries. I asked him to recap that Saturday Tara went missing. EPISODE 11. by tenderfoottv | Nov 13, 2018. I need some more cowboy cookies ASAP. So she left the pageant in Fitzgerald and drove back to Ocilla. TV Schedule. EPISODE 1. Grandma Lindsey: Melba said when she left the theater, Tara was still at the back of the theater with a friend. Filmmaker Payne Lindsey sets out to produce a true-crime documentary and discovers an intriguing unsolved missing persons case from Ocilla, Georgia. It was almost like he was investigating me now. Preview the new season. When they plead not guilty, Payne’s team heads back to Georgia to crack the case. Then I worked on the case. And I'll bring poundcake and some cowboy cookies. Unknown Caller 3: I want this thing solved before I die. I eventually ended up on the website for the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, and they have a top 10 list of unsolved crimes in Georgia. She was never seen again. Do you ever remember hearing about that? Be the first one to add a plot. I told him about the podcast and the documentary, and his tone changed a bit. Grandma Lindsey: I'll ask around a few people. Bye bye. I wish I had the audio to playback for you, but there was just something really odd about that call. There's a primary crime scene, that's where the most actions occur between the victim and the attacker. Who would want to hurt Tara? Dates, times, people's names, I had to know it all. Having girls with the pageants, and the makeup, the hair, preparing for the Sweet Potato Pageant in Fitzgerald that afternoon. Let's recap the night of October 22nd, when Tara just completely vanished. Join the discussion, share your thoughts, ask questions and hear other’s theories. Payne Lindsey: So Tara's sister, Anita, hired Maurice to help with the investigation, and he wasn't involved until March of 2006, almost five whole months after she went missing. They had a little system going. Up and Vanished season 1 episode 1 Tara Grinstead : High school teacher Tara Grinstead is missing for over a decade when podcaster Payne Lindsey begins to investigate helping lead to the arrest of two former students. 3. Payne Lindsey: And sure enough, ten minutes later-. I'm your host, Payne Lindsey. In Season 1, Payne tackles his first cold case story, the unsolved disappearance of Georgia high school teacher and former pageant queen, Tara Grinstead. I was hoping to talk to you about Tara Grinstead? The neighbors, an elderly couple, had a spare key to Tara's house. Local News Reporter: Miss Tifton, getting ready to go over to Columbus and get ready to represent Tifton over there. He investigated her home and firmly believed there were signs of foul play. Are you excited? I want to know, I want to know. The first thing he wanted to know was why I was calling that particular person. Maurice Godwin: That would be no video, because so far there's never been one that existed that we know of. Then he said, "Why did you call Susan?" Private forensic detective who investigated Tara’s disappearance, beginning in 2006. And Ocilla is only about 25 to 30 minutes from here. I have a little problem with my back, but thank the Lord it's getting better. An official investigation was underway. Around 11 p.m., Tara left the barbecue and went home to her house. Up and Vanished. I totally streamlined my plan for the documentary and decided to make a podcast to document my investigation. Each episode will focus on the upcoming film, featuring a collection of cast interviews, discussing the MOTOE novel and film, the parallels between true crime and fiction, podcasting, and more. She works in the lab of her husband’s medical practice. Episode Info 29-year-old Krystal Reisinger went to Colorado on a spiritual journey in 2016 and vanished. But I was determined that somewhere in this network of people was the answer, the key to what happened to Tara. Plus the mysterious suicide note. Local News Reporter: Here she is ladies and gentlemen. This case went deep, I mean really deep. Up and Vanished is an investigative true crime podcast hosted by Atlanta filmmaker Payne Lindsey. To this day, there has never been a confirmed sighting of Tara Grinstead. She was a school teacher, and on the Saturday that this happened, there was a beauty pageant in Fitzgerald, Georgia. Payne Lindsey: So based on what you know about the necklace and that clasp, in your opinion, did that necklace come off in a struggle? Maurice Godwin: The largest case file in Georgia history was the Tara Grinstead case. I'll call her right now. On Monday morning October 24th, Tara didn't show up for work at the school. He and his wife became worried after never seeing her bedroom lamp turn on the night of her disappearance. The 11-year-old case remains the largest case file in Georgia history and is still unfolding. This is the finale, but not the end. I call her Your Royal Highness, because I think it is a very nice ... Tara Grinstead. 'UP AND VANISHED' IS A TRUE CRIME INVESTIGATIVE PODCAST. Grandma Lindsey: She'll know. Almost five months later when Maurice went to visit Tara's house, he found a clasp on the floor that looked like a match. Who was she talking about? You could sense his frustration still today. I just completed my first year of teaching, and I loved every bit of it. He lives in a small town in North Carolina, and I drove up from Atlanta one afternoon. Unknown Caller 1: And he was to the left of us up against the wall with a video camera. Payne Lindsey: On a scale of one to ten, what would you rate the GBI's performance? Create your account ... Home > Up and Vanished > Season 1 > Episode 1 « TV Season Page. One of her pageant girls named Dana Lauer walked with Tara to Tara's car, and she said that she had to go to her superintendent's barbecue. Between leaving the pageant and going to the barbecue that night, Tara made a brief stop at a friend's house, a man named Rhett Roberts, who was actually her landlord's son. Part 1 of 2: After 2 years investigating and bringing weekly updates on the disappearance of Tara Grinstead, Up and Vanished Season 1 is coming to a close.

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