After a year-long break, Nighttide is at it again! Nighttide will once again be sharing bi-weekly tales of the paranormal and the real history behind them.

Our latest episode features a story known by many as the Greenbrier Ghost. This is the tale of a ghost that famously solved its own murder and brought its killer to justice. What makes this tale so fascinating is that it is said to be one of the first recorded cases in the U.S. where a court verdict was reached based on the testimonies involving an aspect of the paranormal.

If you would like to read more about this story and the history behind this particular tale, check out these resources:

https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/30608/elva-zona-heaster-ghost-who-helped-solve-her-own-murder

https://www.appalachianhistory.net/2018/01/greenbrier-ghost.html

https://archive.wvculture.org/history/crime/shuearticles.html


https://www.ststworld.com/greenbrier-ghost/