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A lone grave is surrounded by an old iron rail at the edge of a parking lot, around where Paroquet Springs once stood, in
Harrodsburg was the first town in Kentucky. It was also home to a notoriously haunted tavern that's long been forgotten.
This is one of the strangest courtroom dramas ever fathomed... and it actually happened.
Sullivan County's only hanging took place on November 17, 1897. Some rumors state it was actually done inside the courthouse, but there's little documentation
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A number of mysterious gas attacks occurred in several Appalachian areas during the Twentieth Century. Intriguingly enough, despite numerous attacks, no culprits were ever
Marble Hall was constructed in 1846. The date was chiseled atop one of the marble drains.