An Alabama widow lives in fear of the terrifying murderer Railroad Bill. But is he really what the townsfolk say he is? Written and told by Christine Horn. As told by the Tour of Southern Ghosts, ART Station, Stone Mountain, Georgia. http://traffic.libsyn.com/themoonlitroad/TMRP_54_011717.mp3 -THE END- You can help keep the stories coming by making a donation […]
Strange Tales of the American South
Alabama stories, culture, travel and history.
Ghost story of an Alabama “hollar” haunted by a farmer ghost searching for his missing son.
Creepy true story of a haunted bridge that once stood near Lookout Mountain, Alabama. Written by Irran Butler.
Alabama home for sale by owner, scary furnace in the basement included! Ghost story written by Kenneth Gage Gerry.
Alabama ghost dog story (or is it?) written by Keith Gregory.
Creepy haunted house story from Alabama, written by Irran Butler.
Creepy Alabama ghost story of a house haunted by a strange girl, and the ghostly scent of Southern honeysuckle. Written by Irran Butler.
The story of Bill Sketoe of Newton, Alabama and the “hole that would not stay filled” is one of Alabama’s most famous (and true?) ghost stories.
Alabama fairy tale teaming up some of the most famous nursery rhyme characters to solve a strange wedding mystery. Written by Harris Tobias.
Alabama folktale about two kids’ encounter with a wild tomcat, and a poor mailman who happened to cross its path. Written by Dan Singley.
Ghost story of one man’s sleepness night that leads to a mysterious encounter with a stranger along a moonlit road.
Catholic priest is assigned to a mysterious, rural Alabama town and hears a VERY strange confession.
Alabama ghost story about a mysterious young girl who takes a newcomer on a dangerous hike.
Chilling ghost story from Alabama of two young girls who discover the tragic secrets behind a Civil War-era haunted house.
Ghost story from Alabama of a wandering traveler who stumbles across the terrifying secret behind a spooky backwoods church.
African-American slave folktale about a mysterious tree from Africa and the magic it unleashes on a cruel plantation owner.
Alabama ghost story about a tired farm widow who visits the local witch a good night’s sleep – big mistake.
Terrifying Alabama ghost story of a group of young boys who conspire to keep a horrible secret between them to their graves – and the creature of the lake who won’t let that happen.