True story of unexplained paranormal phenomena in a Virginia suburb. Written by Benjamin Stevens.
Strange Tales of the American South
Weird true stories from the South.
Author Cynthia Morrison tells us about her strange experiences when visiting the grave of Rosalie Mackenzie Poe, sister of Edgar Allan Poe. Read and listen below!
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.
Central State Hospital in Milledgeville, GA – the tragic and heroic true story of one of the largest mental institutions in the United States.
The story of the famed Brown Mountain Lights near Linville, NC. Told in song by Tommy Faile, plus video evidence below (you be the judge). Lyrics written by Scott Wiseman, performed by Tommy Faile. Sung: Way out on old Linville Mountain, where the bear and the catamount range, there a strange ghostly light can be […]
Why was Houston, Texas terrorized by its own version of the Mothman monster? And what does NASA know about it? Decide for yourself in this excerpt from MONSTER FILES, written by Nick Redfern (and you can win a copy HERE). We have already seen how, in the early 1960s, staff at NASA’s John H. Glenn […]
True Texas ghost story of a strange Mexican woman haunting the Green Elm Bridge in West Texas. Think we’ll take the long way next time.
True story of north Texas haunted house, and a first hand account of the ghosts there.
True ghost stories from Jim Harold’s Campfire, one of the most popular paranormal podcasts.
Snake handlers at church in Kingston, Georgia.
Bio of Georgia’s “Goat Man,” a.k.a. Mr. Ches McCartney, one of the South’s most famous wandering travelers and folk characters, driving a goat powered wagon.
Unicoi County and Erwin, Tennessee where the “Murderous Mary” elephant hanging took place.
The Bell Witch story, history of the Bell Family and the ghost haunting Adams, Tennessee to this day.
Story behind the famous “Flaming Tomb,” a haunted crypt that reguarly draws ghost hunters to New Orleans’ Metairie Cemetery.
Bizarre true story of the Sparks World Famous Shows circus and the public hanging of “Murderous” Mary, a circus elephant.