35 Years of People

1974 to Now: PEOPLE's Biggest Stories

Celebrate our 35th anniversary with the newsmakers (Princess Diana! President Obama!) who shocked, moved and warmed the hearts of readers over the years

2006: AMISH SCHOOL MASSACRE

On Oct. 2, troubled local truck driver Charlie Roberts murders five young Amish girls in their one-room schoolhouse in Nickel Mines, Pa. But it's the forgiveness that the victims' families show that give the world a glimpse into the values of their culture.

Read the full story in PEOPLE's Archive.



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