Category Archives: Haunted Places

Hanging Shadow Man – Museum of South Texas History (Edinburg, TX)

Considering the vast history surrounding Edinburg, we’re not surprised to hear about alleged shadow man sightings at the Museum located at 200 N Closner Blvd, Edinburg, TX 78541.  Have any of you from South Texas ever heard about this?  Leave us a comment.

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“The Museum of South Texas History was formally the old Edinburg courthouse and jail. In the original part of the building you get an eerie feeling as you walk up the stairs to the tower. Continue reading Hanging Shadow Man – Museum of South Texas History (Edinburg, TX)

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Bragg Road – The Ghost Road of Hardin County, TX

Bragg Road – The Ghost Road of Hardin County

“Mysterious ghost lights haunt this isolated road in the heart of the Big Thicket.  A unique part of Hardin County is also one of its most mysterious, fascinating and out-if-way places: The Ghost Road.
The Ghost Road is situated in the heart of the Big Thicket. It begins at a bend on Farm-to-Market Road 787 that is 1.7 miles north of the intersection of FM 787-770, near Saratoga.

Trees growing on both sides offer a natural canopy as drivers travel down the long dirt road.  Its original name is the Bragg Road, named after the town that was in that area at one time. The name Ghost Road was attached in this century after a number of tales that center around a ghostly light that is said to be seen on certain occasions at night. Continue reading Bragg Road – The Ghost Road of Hardin County, TX

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The Ghost Family of Whalen Road (Pharr,TX)

We stumbled upon a tragic story originating from the South Texas border town, Pharr.  According to local legend, a family met their demise in 1963 at the hands of a house fire.  Check out an investigation by some local paranormal investigators.

“There’s a dirt road that leads to a corn field and around the corn field there used to be a ranch that had two barns and a small house.  There’s proven evidence that the family had died in the burning of Pharr in 1963.  Continue reading The Ghost Family of Whalen Road (Pharr,TX)

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The Crying Little Girl of Matz Street (Harlingen, TX)

Natives of Harlingen, Texas can tell you all about the little apparition who haunts Matz Street.  Locals claim that the girl wanders up and down the street, sobbing into her hands.  When approached, she is unresponsive, but will sometimes peer up at her would-be good Samaritans, before mysteriously vanishing before their eyes!

Read what these people had to say about it. Continue reading The Crying Little Girl of Matz Street (Harlingen, TX)

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Haunted by Shadow People and Demons on Carson Street (Edinburg, TX)

This story comes to us from an anonymous source from Edinburg, TX.  A woman is plagued by Shadow People and possible demonic activity in her apt off of Sugar Road.  Have any of you ever experienced anything like this before?

“I lived on Carson Street in apartments that were fairly new in Edinburg.  Carson is off of Sugar Road.  My roommate had many girlfriends and some were a little odd, but decided to move out and live with one of them.  He moved out quickly and I was a little shocked by it.  I decided to move into his old room. The first night in my new room was scary.  I felt like something was in the room with me and saw shadows on wall.  I paid no mind to it, but I wanted to run out of there.  Continue reading Haunted by Shadow People and Demons on Carson Street (Edinburg, TX)

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The Tale of Roy Simms; the man who haunts the Texas A&M Animal Industries Building.

There are regular reports of the Animal Industries building at Texas A&M in College Station, TX, being haunted.  According to students and staff, the restless spirit of Roy Simms can be seen throughout the building.

“The basement used to serve as a slaughter house to teach students how to butcher meat. One day, one of the instructors was down there alone when he cut himself severely. His blade slipped and he severed his femoral artery and bled to death before help could arrive. Some stories say he dragged himself across the floor toward the elevator before he died, leaving a long blood trail behind him. Students claim to see apparitions and sometimes find unexplained dark stains on the floors of the building.

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Stagecoach Road in Marshall, TX

Marshall, Texas is littered with reports about the paranormal and supernatural.

Check out what Becky had to say about Marshall, TX.

“If you want to scare someone, you take them down Stagecoach Road. At night you stop the car, roll down the windows, and turn off the lights. The very last time I was there, we did this. We then felt the back end of the truck go down, like something was stepping on the back bumper.

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Haunting Reports About C.E. Vail Elementary and W.B. Green Junior High (La Feria, TX)

There have been reports about C.E. Vail Elementary and W.B. Green Junior High located in La Feria, TX being haunted by restless spirits.  According to an anonymous source from ghostsofamerica.com, the reports are real.

It is no secret that the c. E. Vail is haunted. I always had my doubts about it. When I was young and one day in the 3rd grade I forgot my jacket in the gym. I went back with a friend to get it. I remember hearing a girl’s voice laughing. We were both stunned and heard footsteps coming towards us, so we began to run, and the laughing got louder, and the footsteps got faster. We ran out and never spoke about it again.

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The Haunting of C. E. Vail

The Haunting of C. E. Vail

In La Feria, Texas the elementary school C. E. Vail’s gym is haunted by a little girl and boy of about the ages of 10. Vail is built over the first cemetery that was there. Very uneasy things happen in the gym like for one if you put your ear to the ground and knock once, you will hear someone or something knock back three times and hear a cry for help. Also with the story of bloody Mary is big at this school. The school wasn’t only a elementary school, it used to be the old middle school and once there was a girl named Mary who had twins, which we know as baby pink and baby blue. The twins were murder by their mother (they drowned). They haunted the first grade wing’s bathroom. If you go to the last stall in the either bathroom and knock on the wall three times, the light will flicker and they will show

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North Texas, Screaming Bridge

Here’s a true story from The Bone Yard about Death Screams heard from a bridge

Urban Myths in North Texas

Death Bridge Involved in Probe
by Reid Rogers:

A prominent urban myth in North Texas, screaming bridge has been visited by many locals over the decades. From teenagers out having fun to paranormal investigators, the story draws many in search of their own screaming bridge experience. Trying to hear the screams of the departed has been a ritual of passage for many Arlington

The legend is bound up in actual events of 1961 and possibly blended with another multi-vehicle wreck in the mid to late 1970’s that resulted in multiple casualties. As the scene of the original screaming bridge changed, then became inaccessible, the story attached itself to another nearby bridge.

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