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Friday, August 23, 2019
Night Visitor

Night Visitor

After fighting in World War II, my father returned to his family's farm located just outside the town of Richwood in Nicholas County, near the Monongahela National Forest. What he encountered one night on the isolated farm terrified him more than anything he had witnessed when liberating prison camps...
Moundsville Penitentiary

Moundsville Penitentiary

Me and my team did an all night ghost hunt at the prison. This was in 2011. We were down in the hole sitting in complete darkness asking questions when all of a sudden a brick comes flying through the air! A little later, as I was sitting in the...
Frightful Events

Frightful Events

This event happened when I was about 10 years old, in 1950. We lived in an old log house set halfway up a hill in the middle of a pasture field.  There were no houses within a half mile of us. A barbed wire fence completely surrounded the house...
Lilly

Lilly

Five or six years ago on Halloween, my daughter Jennifer, myself and two other friends visited Weston Hospital for one of the tours. My daughter who was in her mid-twenties at the time, had spent a significant amount of time working in a daycare in Charleston, WV. As we waited for the...
Black Figure

Scarbro Trailer Haunting – Fayette County

Back in June I moved into a trailer with my boyfriend, his brother, and one of my friends at the time. At first everything seemed pretty normal but my boyfriend and his brother told me about how they believed there was something following my boyfriend around. They said it...
Shadows

Ghosts of the Second Floor

One day at my home. When I was about 6 years old. I was playing on the stairs. And my ball hung above the stairs. It was hanging as if something was holding it and it dropped back down after 15 seconds. When I was 12 and moved to my...
Creepy Woods

The Grey Flats Ghost

If you've hiked Grey Flats near Beckley, W.Va., you know how eerie those woods can be. But there's no more eerie a place in all the flats than the at old farm beyond the south end of the flats. There the Old Farm Trail meets the South Grey Flats...
Cat Seen Her First

Cat Seen Her First

In the 1960's, when I was about 8 years old, my family lived in a small hollow down off Fort Hill in Charleston. Our house had been built in the 1920's, and my deceased aunt & her family had lived there before I was born. One night, I was asleep...
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....
Graveyard

Graveyard

This took place in Barboursville, West Virginia. This is my dad's story, it happened about 18 years ago. My father and a few of his friends had gone to a graveyard near one of their houses. They had set their ouija board down in the middle of it and started asking...
Ghosts of Droop Mountain

Ghosts of Droop Mountain

The stories that I am going to tell you didn't happen to me but it happened to my mother, my aunt, and my mother's cousins. My mother was raised on Droop Mountain, West Virginia right beside where the Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park is. At that time there was...
WV Wendigo Creature

WV Wendigo Creature

This may seem farfetched at best, but try to have an open mind. Based on some of my own experiences, a little research on the topic, and reading several stories here from the Cryptozoology section, I believe a Wendigo-like creature lives in the deep woods of West Virginia. Basic Info The...