Eyewitness account of a snake handling church in Kingston, Georgia.
The American South has long been a region of oddballs, folk characters, strange places and bizarre historic events. From tales of the legendary Goat Man and a Georgia abandoned mental asylum to the outrageous execution of a circus elephant, we present weird-but-true stories from the American South. Weird stories that only could have happened in the South – or at least that’s what it feels like!
My visit with Charles "Ches" McCartney, the Goat Man, the South's most famous wandering traveler and folk character - powered by goats!
Bizarre true story of the 1916 hanging of Murderous Mary, a circus elephant from Sparks World Famous Shows, in a Tennessee mountain town.