with Author, Jannette Quackenbush

Explore your county. Discover the folklore. Find your scary place.

Adams County, Ohio

Ghost stories and legends from around Ohio. Find your scary place.

 

Ghost Stories and Local Legends:

The Precinct Office Center

The Precinct Office Center (Old Jail and Courthouse) West Union, OH

Prisoners as early as 1896 reported seeing a white robed figure working its way down the corridor of this old building, once a jail and courthouse.

Serpent Mound

Serpent Mound Peebles, OH 45660

Prehistoric effigy mound is said to be haunted by those who built it. Shadows have been seen around the hillsides and an energy felt just above the walkways.

Winchester Cemetery

Winchester Cemetery Winchester, OH 45697

Real tears flow from this angel statue at Winchester Cemetery.