Point Pleasant was probably aptly named at one point, but it is now so shrouded in tales of mysterious and creepy events as to be nothing but an ironic alliteration. The most famous of these events involves a creature known as Mothman, who reputedly terrorized the small West Virginia community from November 1966 to December 1967. Over a hundred differ
Ghosts of a formerly thriving coalfield haunt the Winding Gulf region of southern West Virginia. New Salem Baptist Church and a handful of isolated coal camps are all that remain to signify that thousands of miners and their families lived here in the early 20th century.