As with many controversial cases in history, rumors of a curse emerged in the years following the trial and execution. Some people claim it
Jackson's trial went from April 21 through May 14. The prosecution had 113 witnesses, his defense had 83.
[Collected from various sources] Scott Jackson and Alonzo Walling murdered Pearl Bryan in 1896. The two Satanists decapitated her head and disposed of it
Country music singer Bobby Mackey owns "Bobby Mackey's Music World" in Wilder, Kentucky. This Campbell County institution is globally renown for a variety of
The stereotypical “woman in black” has been a ominous figure throughout much of history. The Appalachian regions were no exception.
The tale of the Ghost Bull on Roan Mountain is relatively contemporary, believed to have been first published during the 1970s. For reference, here
The term, “white liver,” has recently found its way into Appalachian discussions. According to legend, if a woman has the dreaded white liver, her
A mysterious figure once haunted the Indian Creek area of Wise County, Virginia. The phantom was over seven feet tall and haunted all who