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A ghost hunter roams a West Virginia forest.

West Virginia enjoying popularity as a ghost-hunting destination

West Virginia's popularity as a destination for ghost hunters continues to increase, according to the publisher of one of its leading paranormal websites, West...
Could this piece of silver found near Ripley, West Virginia, point to a larger lode?

Lost Jackson County silver lode may be more than legend

Legends of a lost silver lode in Jackson County may be more than a rumor, according to a former resident who says he has...
Ripples appear on the surface of the Monongahela River in Marion County, West Virginia.

Monongahela River boasts three monster legends

Far from the city lights that shimmer about its mouth at Pittsburgh, the Monongahela River descends out of some of the most remote reaches...
The International Space Station flies over the Allegheny Mountains in West Virginia. (Photo courtesy Jesse Thornton)

Investigator: W.Va. ground-zero for UFO research, encounters

A top paranormal investigator says West Virginia has a long association with UFO activity, because of its role in the search for extraterrestrial life...
A witch or a turkey? Some old-timers in West Virginia believed it could be either.

Tale of Turkey Witch wasn’t uncommon in early West Virginia

It wasn't all that long ago that country folk in West Virginia might tell tales of a turkey witch. Of all the forms that a...