Episode 15: William Johnson Barber of Natchez

On June 16, 1851 William Johnson was murdered. 75 years later, his diary was discovered and became one of the most important firsthand accounts of life in the antebellum South. What was his story? And how did the man who murdered Johnson get away with it? https://radiopublic.com/southern-mysteries-podcast-GAOPDB/ep/s1!d7b23 SUBSCRIBE AND LISTEN FOR FREE: Apple Podcasts | Google Play | Radio Public | RSS … Continue reading Episode 15: William Johnson Barber of Natchez

Episode 14: Natchez City Cemetery

Natchez City Cemetery is one of the most beautiful cemeteries in the South. Behind each monument, beneath each grave site, is a story of a life marked by tragedy and mystery. Love and devotion. This is the story of some its most fascinating occupants.  https://radiopublic.com/southern-mysteries-podcast-GAOPDB/ep/s1!c5b07 SUBSCRIBE AND LISTEN FOR FREE: Apple Podcasts | Google Play | Radio Public | RSS Feed This … Continue reading Episode 14: Natchez City Cemetery

Episode 12 Coral Castle The Taj Mahal of the South

Imagine a 5 foot tall, 100 pound heartbroken man excavating, shaping and hoisting massive coral blocks into a structure all by himself. Literally building walls to try to deal with a broken heart. This is the story of Edward Leedskalnin and Florida’s Coral Castle. https://radiopublic.com/southern-mysteries-podcast-GAOPDB/ep/s1!045b0 SUBSCRIBE AND LISTEN FOR FREE: Apple Podcasts | Google Play | Radio Public | RSS Feed Thanks … Continue reading Episode 12 Coral Castle The Taj Mahal of the South

Episode 3: The Legend of the Pope Lick Monster

The Pope Lick Monster is an urban legend that has led countless seekers to a dangerous trestle bridge in Louisville, Kentucky. Keith Age, of SyFy Channel fame, joins me to discuss the legend. https://radiopublic.com/southern-mysteries-podcast-GAOPDB/ep/s1!babd7 SUBSCRIBE AND LISTEN FOR FREE Apple Podcasts | Google Play | Radio Public | RSS Feed There are a lot of … Continue reading Episode 3: The Legend of the Pope Lick Monster

Episode 2: It’s Raining Strange Eels

In 1892 The New York Sun published a story about strange eels raining on small town Coalburg, Alabama. Did it really happen or was this a tall tale gone national? https://radiopublic.com/southern-mysteries-podcast-GAOPDB/ep/s1!c29f2 SUBSCRIBE AND LISTEN FOR FREE: Apple Podcasts | Google Play | Radio Public | RSS Feed If you ever find yourself bored, curious and … Continue reading Episode 2: It’s Raining Strange Eels