The Moon Ghost is a name given to a series of bizarre incidents that took place in the home of Schulyer Moon, of Fluvanna
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Kahina was an African Princess who began life as the daughter of a powerful king. Warriors from a rival tribe discovered her walking far
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The Wentz mystery is a phenomenon that hit Southwest Virginia in the early 1900s. It's imperative to understand rural Appalachian life to explore the
These Virginia thieves put the "mania" in kleptomania. The authorities were as amused by them as residents were annoyed with them.