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Sunday, December 15, 2019
Area Witch

Area Witch

You may not believe this story but to tell you the truth I really don't care if you do or don't. Anyways, Myself and a few of my friends were walking in the woods directly beside their house. They were going to show me an old tree house that...
The Lantern Ghost

The Lantern Ghost

This isn't my story and I didn't witness it but my mom told me about it. I'm not really sure but I believe it was a Fall night around 10:00, about 10 years ago, my mom was out on the porch talking on the phone to my aunt. I...
Calhoun

Calhoun

"It was making maneuvers over the two Sycamores, going up and down, end over end, right to left...very rapidly. It was cigar-shaped, rounded on each end," recalled 92-year-old Bernard McDonald of Mt. Zion. McDonald, a former Calhoun teacher and farmer was 43 when the sighting occurred, and is still...
John Morgan’s Victim

John Morgan’s Victim

This event took place about 23 years ago, when I was 11 years old. I lived on Grasslick Road where I just learned about the murders that took place there. I knew nothing of these events as a child. I was alone at the house and had gone out to...
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...
Dry Bridge Farm

Dry Bridge Farm

This house was built in the 1700's by a man by the last name of Fairfax. I have all the data on it. I had heard when I was a child that my mother (who later died in the house) had seen apparitions. I know when I grew up...
My Ghostly Sleep-Over

My Ghostly Sleep-Over

On a Friday night, my sister and I were going to spend the night with our best friend, Tia. Her house is over 40 years old. Well, we were home alone from 4:00pm to 3:00am. It was just like another normal night when we spent the night with her. About...
Girl Walking In Our House

Girl Walking In Our House

Back in 1975, my family moved into a very old house. We had lived there for about a week when one night my dad and I were outside feeding our dogs and we saw a girl walk into our house. My dad asked me if that was my girl...
Family Visits

Family Visits

The 29th Street area in Wheeling was at one time nicknamed Germantown due to its high number of people with a Germanic descent. My family is from this area. All the way from the Ohio River out the pike, one can walk down 29th Street and hear stories of...
Burned Souls

Burned Souls

Story has it that about 20 years ago, a woman and her two children had a house down below where my double-wide is now. The kids were playing with matches and caught the house on fire while their mother was asleep. They burned to death. Well, one night during...
Unforgettable

Unforgettable

Somewhere in the West Virginia wilderness... Once I was walking home from my girlfriend's house, when something caught my eye. It was a white flash, that only showed itself for a second, but still long enough for me to decide that I wanted to go and investigate. As I started to...
Ghost Train

Ghost Train

I have heard stories of train wrecks in Terra Alta that have killed railroad workers. Well one evening I and my friends were driving across the tracks near Washington Ave, when we were in the middle of the tracks we saw this bright train light within feet of our...