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Crime History: 'Pom-Pom Mom' hires hitman to kill daughter's cheerleading rival

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On this day, Jan. 29, in 1991, Wanda Holloway, the Houston-area mother of an aspiring cheerleader, hired a hitman in a twisted plot to kill the mother of a rival cheerleader so her daughter could win a spot on the school squad. The story became a media sensation, spawning several movies and earning Holloway the nickname the Texas "Pom-Pom Mom."

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