with Author, Jannette Quackenbush

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

Wood County, Ohio

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

 

Ghost Stories and Local Legends:

Old Wood County Poorhouse

Wood County Historical Center Bowling Green, OH 43402

Haunted by the ghosts from the old poorhouse who once lived there.

Holcomb Road Bus Wreck

Holcomb Road Bus Wreck Holcomb Rd Pemberville, OH 43450

Outside Bowling Green, there is an urban legend about a busdriver whose anger led him to drive his bus into the woods, killing the children on board. Their ghosts can be seen on the road between the wood lots. (private property on either side of road)