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In West Virginia folklore, the Flatwoods Monster, also known as...

wikipedia - 12 Sep 2016
In West Virginia folklore, the Flatwoods Monster, also known as the Braxton County Monster or the Phantom of Flatwoods, is an entity reported to have been sighted in the town of Flatwoods in Braxton County, West Virginia, United States, on September 12, 1952. Stories of the creature are an example of a purported close encounter of the third kind.
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Small Town Monsters working on new film about Flatwoods Monster

Huntington Herald Dispatch - 02 Feb 2018
"The Flatwoods Monster: A Legacy of Fear" is a new documentary from director, Seth Breedlove, which will unlock a decades-old mystery that included a government-ordered military examination of a purported alien crash-site, and multiple UFOs seen by ...
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New film to investigate W.Va. legend of Flatwoods Monster

West Virginia Explorer - 24 Jan 2018
The Flatwoods Monster as imagined in a new film that regards the alleged alien encounter in central West Virginia. A new film aims to tell the true story behind what happened in a rural West Virginia town when a group of locals encountered a monstrous ...
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Braxie helps to promote 'monstrous' tourism in Flatwoods area

West Virginia MetroNews - 16 Jul 2017
SUTTON, W.Va. — Folklore and scary stories are often passed down through generations, but one West Virginia county is creatively using those tales to promote tourism. The Flatwoods Monster, commonly referred to as “Braxie,” has been a popular Braxton ...
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Um, the Mothman isn't the only monster lurking in this state

HelloGiggles - 23 Jan 2018
Each state may have their famous landmarks and local legends, but after learning about the Chicago “Mothman,” we're currently more interested in each state's monster mania. For example, Chicago isn't the only city in Illinois to have a monster on the ...
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America's secret UFO past uncovered in new film

Clay County Free - 24 Jan 2018
A new film aims to tell the true story behind what happened in a rural, West Virginia town when a group of terrified locals encountered a monstrous being just moments after seeing strange objects in the sky. The Flatwoods Monster: A Legacy of Fear is a ...
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Scientists Say THIS Is What Aliens Might Look Like

The Alternative Daily (blog) - 02 Nov 2017
But the truth is, sightings or encounters with alien-beings have been reported for centuries. The idea of humanoids who do not reside on Earth, yet have very similar physical attributes and possibly superior technologies, is not a new theory. In fact ...
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Daily Mail short takes

Charleston Gazette-Mail - 03 Feb 2018
Can't get enough monster movies? If you like monster movies, UFO stories and West Virginia history all in one, then this movie is for you! “'The Flatwoods Monster: A Legacy of Fear' is a new documentary from director, Seth Breedlove, which will unlock ...
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How Did A Bunch Of Mythical Monsters Become Queer Icons?

BuzzFeed News - 21 Sep 2017
While in a pit of my listless despair, I came across an odd YouTube video about a creature that had terrorized the small town of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, in the '60s. It was in that moment that my obsession with the Mothman and with cryptozoology ...
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Reputedly haunted portrait spooking visitors at W.Va. museum

West Virginia Explorer - 14 Feb 2018
This haunting portrait of "Annie" is spooking visitors at a museum in Moundsville, A haunting portrait is spooking visitors more than is usual at a museum of the paranormal in Moundsville, West Virginia. Of more than 400 artifacts collected in this ...
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May 2, 1925: Flying Saucer Investigator Gray Barker Born

West Virginia Public Broadcasting - 02 May 2017
Flying saucer investigator Gray Barker was born at Riffle in Braxton County on May 2, 1925. He spent most of his life in central West Virginia, earning a degree from Glenville State College, teaching school, and booking acts for local theaters. Gray ...
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Digital Humanities Scholars invited to 2018 R-CADE Symposium

HNN - 05 Jan 2018
Police Chief Joe Ciccarelli Dies · New documentary about the fabled “Flatwoods Monster” of West Virginia to be released next April · Huntington Council Approves Land Bank Alterations, Moves Forward on MU use of A.D. Lewis Field · CRIME LOG: Petit ...
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The West Virginia Flatwoods Monster of 1952

Top Secret Writers - 12 Aug 2016
Debunkers of UFO stories have dismissed the Flatwoods Monster case as “an unlikely confluence of misidentified and unrelated natural stimuli.” They claim the 'monster' was a barn owl sitting on the branch of a tree. There had been a thick fog at the ...
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What Was the Flatwoods Monster of West Virginia?

Top Secret Writers - 13 May 2016
Flatwoods Monster researcher Frank C. Freschino, Jr. states that he's spent 20 years investigating that September night. His investigation includes video-taped or recorded interviews with the eyewitnesses and others involved in the investigation of the ...
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West Virginia Haunts

Wheeling Intelligencer - 30 Oct 2016
The first entry in “West Virginia's Dark Tourism” by Tony Urban is in homage to the Flatwoods Monster, ceramic likenesses of which are for sale at the Bear Haven Gift Shop/Gas Station to the great delight of the author, who collects baubles of such ...
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Top 5 3D Printed Gifts You Should Buy

GeekReply (press release) (blog) - 01 Apr 2017
Mythic Articulations dials the macabre fascination factor up to eleven by creating skeletons of various mythical and fictional creatures. Classics such as Dragons, Werewolves, and Centaurs are available, as are slightly more obscure creatures like the ...

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