James A. Mahoney is little known today, but in 1949, he was truly a Bristol pioneer on both sides of the state line.
Further reading and information on the Rotherwood Mansion and its history: Bachman, Rev.
The proverbial "axe murderer" is a staple of many urban legends. It's been the subject of countless works in film and fiction, inspired by
The Ripley and Sutherland families of Hawkins County, Tennessee, were much like the Capulet and Montague families in Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. Sadly, the
A number of mysterious gas attacks occurred in several Appalachian areas during the Twentieth Century. Intriguingly enough, despite numerous attacks, no culprits were ever
The history of Rotherwood goes back to the 1810s. For a long time, the area was called "Old Kingsport.
Oliver Vermillion was a wealthy man in the 1820s. He lived in the Thompson's Ford area of Nicklesville, Virginia.