Reverend George Thrasher lived less than 100 miles from the Moon household, in Botetourt County. His story is occasionally set in Buchanan County, but
In the early 1900s, a cabin sat near Stebbins, or what is now Oak Level, Virginia. It was known as "Aunt Tabby Anderson's Place.
The John Bachman house is a landmark that dates back to the early 1800s. The house is located in the Horse Creek area of
The situation with John Gamble did not bode well for West Virginia cases that alleged paranormal involvement. Oddly enough, there was an unspoken change
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The stereotypical “woman in black” has been a ominous figure throughout much of history. The Appalachian regions were no exception.
The Moon Ghost is a name given to a series of bizarre incidents that took place in the home of Schulyer Moon, of Fluvanna
There was once a haunted house in the Big Laurel section of Wise County, Virginia. No one lived there for any length of time,
A large rock once sat beside the road going between Wise and Norton, near the small coal town Esserville, Virginia. The rock was believed
A mysterious figure once haunted the Indian Creek area of Wise County, Virginia. The phantom was over seven feet tall and haunted all who