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Ghost Encounter at Moundsville

Ghost Encounter at Moundsville

About 3 to 4 years ago, my best friend Brittany, her mother Shannon, Shannon's best friend Shina, and myself decided to take a trip to Moundsville State Penitentiary for Halloween. I wasn't expecting anything too major other than the normal creepy clowns dressed up, people jumping out at you,...
Calhoun County Ghost

Calhoun County Ghost

NEARLY 40 years ago the Calhoun County correspondent of the Cincinnati Enquirer prepared the following account of Calhoun's most prominent ghost, which the Enquirer printed. Interested persons saved clippings, with the result that the story has reappeared recently in various weekly papers in that section of the state. It...
1913 Huntington Grim Reaper

1913 Grim Reaper

In the Fall of 1996, I was living in Huntington, WV sharing an apartment with 3 friends. Our apartment address was 1913. I came home after work one evening and walked inside. No one was home which wasn't unusual but it was a typical night where we didn't have...
A Night at the Unmarked Graves

A Night at the Unmarked Graves

While growing up in Richwood, West Virginia, I had always heard local tales of the paranormal. There was a couple of friends of mine who had been visited by a Sasquatch-type creature in the Cranberry backcountry. There was the tale of the nearby Braxton County Green Monster. Ghost stories...
Haunted Weston

Haunted Weston

I am a paranormal investigator, I was expecting ghost encounters on this investigation, but not like this. I was struggling with some things in my personal life and it was really hard to focus during the interviews, so I found a nearby park bench and sat down pulling my jacket...
Pax Cemetery Ghost

Pax Cemetery Ghost

Along time ago, back when having children out of wedlock was forbidden, there was a lady whose name was Lonell, she went to Washington to give birth to her child. After having complications during childbirth, both the mother and her child died. Shortly after, Lonell and her baby were brought...
The Bleeding Floor

The Bleeding Floor

The house our grandmother was born in was the site of a grisly murder that resulted in the last public hanging in West Virginia history. The murderer was John F. Morgan who took an axe and violently massacred the widow Green and her three children. The purpose of our story...
Spruce Creek Ghost

Spruce Creek Ghost

My family of eight and my sister's family of three took off to camp in Cabwaylingo in Wayne County. We chose the last two campsites up Spruce Creek. My husband Rick and my sister's husband John set up our tents while our seven kids went hunting for sticks so...
The Pax Headless Ghost

The Pax Headless Ghost

If you walk from Weirwood towards the Pax City hall on the railroad tracks at night, you may be in for a fright. It has been known that if you walk in this direction at night on the tracks you may be accompanied by a headless ghost. I have talked...
Belington Ghost

Belington Ghost

This happened in December of 2007 in Belington, WV when I was seventeen. My girlfriend and I at the time were sitting in the living room listening to music. It was night but I’m not too sure what time it was... probably around 8. I happened to look down the hall...
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...
Elkhorn Ghost Sighting

Elkhorn Ghost Sighting

I will never forget the morning when I was heading to work as an RN at the old Stevens Clinic Hospital in Welch, WV. It was early as I was on the 7 a.m. – 3 p.m. shift and I had approximately a 45 minute drive from my home...

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