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Ghosts in the News

  1. Oct 20, 2003 #1

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    Rather than create a new thread for each news report on ghosts, I will post the newest links here on a semi-regular basis. Please feel free to add any interesting stories.



    Much ado about ghost stories in Shakespeare:
    http://www.abqtrib.com/archives/news03/101803_news_tales.shtml
     
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  3. Oct 22, 2003 #2

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    Haunted Boise: Stories persist about some spooky places

     
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  4. Oct 28, 2003 #3

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    Strange happenings recorded through the years in historic house

    http://www.newsandsentinel.com/news/story/1027202003_new04_ghost.asp [Broken]
     
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  5. Oct 31, 2003 #4

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    Fraternity members share supernatural tales

    http://www.ljworld.com/section/kunews/story/150185 [Broken]
     
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  6. Oct 31, 2003 #5

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    I used to run a ghost hunters club. was fun, and we had some freaky moments, but ultimately nothing substantial ever came of it.
     
  8. Nov 5, 2003 #7

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    Carol Gist, who lives in 'haunted house,' says her ghosts aren't mean

    http://www.zwire.com/site/news.cfm?BRD=1614&dept_id=214830&newsid=10454793&PAG=461&rfi=9 [Broken]
     
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  9. Nov 6, 2003 #8

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    What was your most interesting moment or experience?
     
  10. Jan 12, 2004 #9

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    Ghost book popular among priests

    http://www.suntimes.com/output/news/cst-nws-muld11.html [Broken]
     
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  11. Mar 9, 2004 #10

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    Lauderdale firefighters tell tales of ghostly presence

    http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/local/broward/sfl-chaunted08mar08,0,2533260.story?coll=sfla-news-broward [Broken]
     
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  12. Mar 24, 2004 #11

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    Hunt is on for street's ghosts

    http://www.eveningtimes.co.uk/hi/news/5024825.html [Broken]
     
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  13. Mar 31, 2004 #12

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    Haunted trolley car turns 100

    http://www.staging.canada.com/vancouver/story.html?id=6149e880-c279-4e86-8432-a3f75db186a1 [Broken]
     
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  14. Apr 9, 2004 #13

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    Haunted house resident organizes Web site for paranormal

    http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/04097/296592.stm [Broken]
     
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  16. May 20, 2004 #15

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    Ghost Hunter Interview from NPR

    If I spent eternity in a trailer park or a garbage dump then I would know that I must have done a real bad thing. :devil:

    Here is an NPR interview from All Things Considered

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    http://www.npr.org/features/feature.php?wfId=1899695
     
  17. Jun 14, 2004 #16

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    Lake County Jail oozes with oddness

    http://www.vaildaily.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20040612/NEWS/106120008&rs=2 [Broken]
     
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  18. Jul 19, 2004 #17

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    Where do ghosts play? On a golf corpse, of course

    http://www.berkshireeagle.com/Stories/0,1413,101%7E6295%7E2279553,00.html [Broken]
     
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  19. Aug 1, 2004 #18

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    I stumbled across this website the other day. It has numerous posts on reported hauntings, as well as links to some "ghost cams".

    Thought I'd share.

    http://www.midiowa.com/cight/Ghost%20News.htm [Broken]
     
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  20. Aug 1, 2004 #19

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    how about ghost stories from family or friends :smile:

    my husband's mother (i guess my mother in law now :biggrin: ) has a claim of seeing an old man rocking in a rocking chair in a landfill she and her brother were once walking by as youngsters...

    my step-mother stayed in a Louisiana bed-n-breakfast and saw a well known friendly ghost...

    an old roommate's mother of mine owns a house in historic Oregon City that a spirit still occupies-a former resident still dwells in this 100 year old house...about a year ago i was in this house with my ex-roommate to help clean it up for a new set of renters, i was really hoping to experience this spirit that was residing in it, but had no luck...

    wow...interesting all of these mothers i know have had these experiences...
     
  21. Aug 1, 2004 #20

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    I have met quite a few people who have experienced ghostly phenomena. Tsu and I have experienced something very strange as well. I am inclined to say that it was a ghost but, I really don't know what it was. Though we never saw any apparition, thank God, I can certainly see why someone would say that it was a ghost. We talked about all of this in another thread.
     
  22. Aug 1, 2004 #21

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    I had posted in another thread some of the supposedly true stories my mother told me when I was a child. I think she's the reason I enjoy reading about hauntings and the paranormal.

    Of course I can't tell them the way she did. :(

    Maybe I can find them so I don't have to rewrite them.
     
  23. Aug 1, 2004 #22

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    I also had an unexplainable encounter a couple of years ago. I was so amazed I called my daughter to tell her.

    Of course zooby told me it was either a frontal or temporal lobe seizure, I can't remember which. :grumpy:

    Thanks zooby! :wink:
     
  24. Aug 8, 2004 #23

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    Md. Courthouse Employees Hunt Ghost

    Fri Aug 6, 9:27 PM ET

    CHESTERTOWN, Md. - The word "ghost" is hot on the lips of Kent County Court House employees. A new $75,000 security system installed July 1 hasn't caught any criminals, but it did capture some haunting images of what appears to be a strange light "walking" in one stairwell.

    "It didn't show up to the eye, but it showed up on tape," said security officer Phillip Price.

    Security personnel first saw the light while looking at a surveillance tape recorded July 29, and it appeared live for more than an hour the next day.
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    http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&cid=816&ncid=816&e=7&u=/ap/20040807/ap_on_fe_st/ghost_kent_county [Broken]
     
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  25. Aug 8, 2004 #24

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    I want to see the tapes. Unless they find a cause, I imagine we will see this on TDC soon enough. :biggrin:
     
  26. Aug 8, 2004 #25

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    I'm sure it will be some electronic glitch.

    Speaking of TDC, a local paranormal investigation duo has been on several of those specials and has been doing an investigation of a haunting in Vilisca GA that will be featured on the Sci Fi Channel's new program "Proof Positive" this month.

    They have this photo posted from that investigation. "An apparition of whom we believe to be is the murderer, captured on black & white film. The apparition is standing in the middle of a twin bed located in the children's room. This photo was captured during MPR's 3rd visit to the house while participating in the documentary filming of "Villisca: The Untold Story". Just prior to this photo being taken, the "white light" was called down for protection. The corner of the photo shows a bright white light which we cannot explain at this time; there was nothing obstructing the view between the camera and the far corner of the room where the apparition stands. "

    I think it kind of looks like the negative image of a chair back. What do you think?

    http://millersparanormalresearch.com/photos/0437998-R1-020-8A.jpg

    This is the website http://millersparanormalresearch.com/
     
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