Centralia, Pennsylvania is the favorite mining town here at the House. Not only does it have a constant fire burning beneath its surface, 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.
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
It was a mild and balmy May evening when services ended at Culbertson's Chapel, in Nickelsville, Virginia. Everson "Red" Collins attended and afterward visited
Folklore: Nina Craigmiles was a vivacious and precocious 7-year-old in 1871, as most children of her age and lifestyle are.
Dances were a common fixture of late Nineteenth Century Appalachian life. They were a form of entertainment, as well as a means to discuss