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Tuesday, October 4, 2022
White Thing of Ragland

White Thing of Ragland

For a very long time people have told me about the "White Thing" of Ragland, WV, a small community outside of Delbarton, WV in Mingo county. Several trusted friends of mine have told of their encounters with the thing. One friend said it could run faster than anything he'd ever...
Who’s there?

Who’s There?

This story took place at a fire station in WV. My great grandfather was a fire fighter for over 20 years. While at the station weird things happened. There would be rooms in the station with only one door and no windows, that you would hear things being moved around in....
The Last Stop

The Last Stop

This is not an encounter that I have had but more a story that has been passed through the years. I'm sure every body has heard the mysterious tale of Mamie Thurman, her brutal death, and the man who was paid to take the blame for it. As we...
Visit From My Great-Grandmother

Visit From My Great-Grandmother

This story starts out when I was about 6 or 7 yrs old. It was in the summer time and a thunderstorm had just passed. It was very strange to me when the furnace kicked on; because, it was the middle of summer. Well, I looked up and I...
Headless Man

Headless Man

I would like to tell you a story when I was about 10 or 11 years old. My baby cousin was only 5 years old at the time. He went to his friend's house and was playing with her when he asked to go to the bathroom. His mom...
Turnpike UFO

Turnpike UFO

Until my retirement I was a Sergeant on patrol on the WV Turnpike now I77 and I64 between Charleston and Beckley. Many stories circulated about strange sights and happenings along this highway. In the many years I patrolled this area I never saw anything strange except for one twenty second...
What Was That?

What Was That?

While growing up in WV, I have heard many ghost stories. I originally lived in Coal City, and had heard the headless Hannah story of the girl who walked the train tracks located behind Independence High School. As a child, me and my friends often walked the tracks late...
Sir Kripelroger

Sir Kripelroger

My father told me this story from the long list of stories he would always tell us around Halloween. My grandmother was baking a cake and ran out of milk one night. She asked my dad (who was just a young boy at the time) to go in to...
The Ghost of Benedict Road

The Ghost of Benedict Road

This story took place in the 1980's. We were out partying one night, but before we could enjoy it, something huge started walking around us. The guys we were with decided to check it out. They all started walking around the perimeter. I could hear it, but never could...
Our Promise To Grandma

Our Promise To Grandma

My grandmother had died in 2001, and since then my family has had problems getting along. My grandmother held a deep hatred of my father for what reason I do not know, but she kept his brother as well as his sister against him. Well when she was in...
Wetzel Co Bigfoot?

Wetzel Co Bigfoot?

This happened to me personally sometime during the summer of 2006, possibly 2007, and up until reading a few stories of Bigfoot encounters on here never realized how lucky I might have been. This takes place in a relatively secluded section of Wetzel County. I had recently lost my vehicle...
The House Built From The Streets

The House Built From The Streets

I was in the sixth grade, maybe ten or eleven years old, my family and I had moved into a house in Princeton. It was an older home, I am almost a hundred percent positive it was built from the bricks of Mercer Street. The town was a part...