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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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News of Record

Beckley Register-Herald - 24 Sep 2017
Outdoor recreation. There's nothing quite like going out to hunt and fish in your own backyard. Culture. From Mister Bee potato chips and pepperoni rolls to Mothman and the Flatwoods Monster, West Virginia has a rich variety of culture that appeals to ...
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Road improvement projects

Beckley Register-Herald - 24 Sep 2017
Outdoor recreation. There's nothing quite like going out to hunt and fish in your own backyard. Culture. From Mister Bee potato chips and pepperoni rolls to Mothman and the Flatwoods Monster, West Virginia has a rich variety of culture that appeals to ...
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How Did A Bunch Of Mythical Monsters Become Queer Icons?

BuzzFeed News - 21 Sep 2017
Among my favorites is the Flatwoods Monster, another West Virginian cryptid who presented a look that left the three schoolchildren and one teacher who saw her gagged for life. Standing at 10 feet tall with long claws and a metallic body, the oddest ...
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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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READER SUBMISSIONS

Beckley Register-Herald - 22 Aug 2017
Outdoor recreation. There's nothing quite like going out to hunt and fish in your own backyard. Culture. From Mister Bee potato chips and pepperoni rolls to Mothman and the Flatwoods Monster, West Virginia has a rich variety of culture that appeals to ...
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In this month… – September 2017

InsideTime (press release) (blog) - 29 Aug 2017
American chess champion Bobby Fischer emerged from retirement after 20 years to play his former rival Boris Spassky in a rematch in Yugoslavia. He won the match 10-5, collecting $3.65 million in prize money. He violated U.S. economic sanctions against ...
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The Terrifying Mothman Was First Spotted 50 Years Ago

Bloody Disgusting - 17 Nov 2016
It seems that every region has its own Bigfoot or Loch Ness Monster, and in West Virginia, the mythical beast known as the Mothman is something of a local celebrity. Specifically in the city of Point Pleasant, the Mothman is a driving force for tourism ...
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The West Virginia Flatwoods Monster of 1952

Top Secret Writers - 12 Aug 2016
On September 12, 1952, a small town named Flatwoods in West Virginia became the subject of an eternal mystery after a group of Flatwoods residents had a strange encounter with an unidentified creature. The creature of the alleged encounter is now known ...
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Top 5 3D Printed Gifts You Should Buy

GeekReply (press release) (blog) - 01 Apr 2017
However, some of the store's best skeletons are of urban legends, such as The Rake, The Flatwoods Monster, and The Jersey Devil. Mythic Articulations does not just offer static skeletal statues; the store also sells non-printed jewelry, art prints, and ...
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May 2, 1925: Flying Saucer Investigator Gray Barker Born

West Virginia Public Broadcasting - 02 May 2017
Barker's interest in unidentified flying objects was sparked by mysterious sightings of the Flatwoods Monster in 1952. Based on Albert Bender's “Men in Black” theory, Barker published his best-known book, They Knew Too Much About Flying Saucers.
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What Was the Flatwoods Monster of West Virginia?

Top Secret Writers - 13 May 2016
It's as controversial as the Mothman and comes with as many debunkers lining up to give their theories about what eyewitnesses really saw. Depending on who you listen to, the Flatwoods Monster was either the product of misidentification and hysteria or ...
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USPS offering special Jamboree cancellations, cachets

Beckley Register-Herald - 13 Jul 2017
Outdoor recreation. There's nothing quite like going out to hunt and fish in your own backyard. Culture. From Mister Bee potato chips and pepperoni rolls to Mothman and the Flatwoods Monster, West Virginia has a rich variety of culture that appeals to ...
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Flatwoods Monster: 60 Years Ago Today

Ghost Theory (blog) - 12 Sep 2012
The Flatwoods Monster. Also known as the Braxton County Monster or the Phantom of Flatwoods is the name given to a strange entity that was seen a mere 6 decades ago today. The town of Flatswood, West Virginia, has since become synonymous with ...
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Canadian 'Thing in the Woods' Was a CIA Spy Camera

Newser - 30 Jul 2017
(Newser) – A 55-year-old family mystery was finally solved this week just hours after the story appeared on Canadian television, the CBC reports. In 1962, a woodsman searching for timber in the forest of Lutes Mountain in New Brunswick, Canada, found a ...
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Probe a Wild Collection of UFO Conspiracy Theory Art

The Creators Project - 09 Aug 2016
Daniel, R - Elvis UFO Connection Michael, C Round Trip To Hell In A Flying Saucer. ;. Moore, W - The Flatwoods Monster Revisited. Flying Saucers Are Real! is at Milk Gallery through August 20. Learn more about the book, out September 16, here. Related:.
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13 Spooky Places That'll Make Your Spine Tingle

Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription) - 25 Oct 2015
Several other residents have reported seeing the Braxton County Monster, also known as the Flatwoods Monster or the Green Monster — but no one has been able to identify exactly what it was or where it came from. Today visitors can get their photo made ...

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