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For about a decade now, Le Loyan has been an urban legend among the children who play and live near the woods of Maules. He is alleged to wear a gas mask, a boiler suit, and cloak--and once he was sighted holding a bouquet of flowers.

Posted: 11/17/2013 7:44:58 PM   Reads: 533   Submitted By: GhostDiaries   Source: theghostdiaries.com

If you know about Voodoo Village, then you must have lived in Memphis, TN. I, being Martha Decker – Founder of CCPRS, took a road trip this week with a colleague who used to be a police office for Memphis PD. She asked me if I had ever heard of Voodoo Village and my mouth opened so wide that my bottom lip hit the gas pedal and the car went into G-force mode. I had not heard Voodoo Village mentioned since leaving Memphis in 1973.

Posted: 5/22/2013 8:46:17 AM   Reads: 285   Submitted By: mardeck   Source: etxhaunted.com

Demons? Vampires? Pranksters? Cult members? You be the judge.

Posted: 1/31/2013 3:38:09 PM   Reads: 648   Submitted By: GhostDiaries   Source: theghostdiaries.com

Is there a sinister paranormal origin to this popular consumer curio?

Posted: 12/10/2012 4:40:58 PM   Reads: 433   Submitted By: GhostDiaries   Source: theghostdiaries.com

The film ’Cropsey’, a feature documentary that examines the mystery behind the disappearance of Jennifer Schweiger and four other children, is to be released soon. The film also investigates Andre Rand, the real-life boogeyman linked to the missing children. I have posted information related to Rand’s case.

Posted: 8/8/2010 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 195   Submitted By: Medieval   Source: naturalplane.blogspot.com

Tall tales of the macabre are always fun, but when they are centered around local places, events or people, they are even more exciting. Compiled from old folk lore and books, here is a collection of Fayetteville legends that are sure to make your hair stand on end.

Posted: 10/20/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 206   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: www.zwire.com

Scary urban legends know no better friend than the Internet. On this Friday the 13th, we celebrate the pervasive spooky tall tales.

Posted: 2/14/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 201   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: www.mtstandard.com

Savage subway attack leaves two bitten by stranger.

Posted: 1/21/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 195   Submitted By: Villain   Source: www.nynewsday.com

First to slip anchor has to be the Flying Dutchman. It’s the classic yarn: skipper has trouble on board, indulges in blasphemy, there’s a big storm, everybody dies, and the Master is doomed to a spectral existence for eternity.

Posted: 1/15/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 186   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: www.forteantimes.com

"The strange thing about Tippens Eddy is that even in the hot summertime, there’s always a cold breeze that blows there," Mitchell said. "And nobody ever catches fish in that hole. There’s just something about it.

Posted: 12/29/2003 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 202   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: www.al.com

Although most of the legends are loosely based on fact or are just complete myths, some are actually true. And incase you weren’t aware, Boca Raton and Delray Beach have their own Urban Legends—-and they’re not all myths.

Posted: 12/13/2003 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 191   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: www.bocaratonnews.com

The Ghost Deer of Northern California has befuddled hunters, confounded game wardens and mystified anyone who has heard of it, tracked it - - or been lucky enough to see it.

Posted: 11/9/2003 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 191   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: www.sfgate.com

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. (AP) -- At first, Mayor Jim Wilson was skeptical that a 37-year-old local legend about a red-eyed, winged apparition known as Mothman would draw visitors to this Ohio River town.

Posted: 9/23/2003 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 194   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: sundaygazettemail.com

The Old Ones say that once every 100 years on the anniversary of his beheading the Ghost of Sachem’s Head returns from the land of shads in the underworld.

Posted: 8/29/2003 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 183   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: www.zwire.com

Have you seen the one about UPS uniforms sold on eBay? It’s a chain email that warns terrorists have purchased hundreds of UPS uniforms on the Internet auction site and could be making deadly deliveries. It scared so many people the Washington Post launched an investigation and found there wasn’t a shred of truth to it. It’s one of the latest scary spam hoaxes.

Posted: 7/26/2003 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 192   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: www.kirotv.com

It’s a popular urban legend - in the U.S. version, the kangaroo is replaced by a deer - and it partly inspired the movie "Kangaroo Jack." But it’s not true, despite finding new life on the Internet, which has become fertile ground for growing and spreading urban legends.

Posted: 4/1/2003 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 187   Submitted By: jeff   Source: www.fortwayne.com

The family immediately suspected it was the work of a genie, belief in which is widespread in Indonesia. They summoned a local paranormal to the house who confirmed their suspicions, the report said.

Posted: 2/20/2003 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 184   Submitted By: jeff   Source: www.news24.com

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