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The home of the unfortunate Mary Heaster Shue still stands in the Allegheny foothills near Rainelle, West Virginia.

The full tale of West Virginia's remarkable Greenbrier Ghost

Whether or not you believe in ghosts, it's a fact that a ghost enters into the lawbooks in West Virginia. The account of the...
Ripples appear on the surface of the Monongahela River in Marion County, West Virginia.

Do three legendary monsters inhabit the Monongahela River?

Far from the city lights that shimmer about its mouth in downtown Pittsburgh, the Monongahela River arises more than 200 miles to the south...
A country road leads past the haunt of the Screaming Lady of Mason County.

Tale of the Screaming Lady based on real historical horror

Some of the most chilling tales of hauntings in West Virginia are based on real events, and one of the most horrific is that...
The night's sky above the Bechtel Summit Reserve has traditionally been among the darkest in the region.

Did one of earliest UFO reports originate over New River Gorge?

The details are obscure, but it's possible that one of the first UFO sightings reported in the U.S. originated in West Virginia over the...
Sliding Hill, in the left distance, rises along the Ohio River in Mason County, West Virginia.

Ghosts of Sliding Hill not forgotten by older generation

Old-timers in parts of Mason County still tell the tale of the Ghosts of Sliding Hill, though only the very oldest recall it. "I heard...