This is the next installment of "Fact vs. Folklore," at VaCreeper.
There is a site off Highway 11-W, just a few miles outside of Rogersville, Tennessee, that has been virtually forgotten. The obscurity, however, does
Rotherwood is a legendary home in Hawkins County, Tennessee. It's known as a true plantation house, one of the last remaining structures of its
Vampire lore is one of the most popular forms of folklore and its reach spans the globe. Here’s a tale of ghoulish proportions that
[Collected from various sources] The slaughterhouse fell into decay as the years passed by. No one wanted it.
As with many controversial cases in history, rumors of a curse emerged in the years following the trial and execution. Some people claim it
Pearl Bryan's skull turned up in quite a few places, but never in the "well" at Bobby Mackey's. A female skull was found in
Jackson's trial went from April 21 through May 14. The prosecution had 113 witnesses, his defense had 83.