Strange Tales of the American South

Savannah stories, culture, travel and history.

The Dinner Party: Savannah Bonaventure Cemetery Ghost Story

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Bonaventure Cemetery – one of Savannah, Georgia’s most famous haunted spots.  And this is one of its most famous haunted stories.  

Legend of the Three Brothers: Savannah Ghost Story

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

Author Zachary Helton seeks a terrifying Georgia ghost story from his childhood while visiting Savannah.

The MacCaffertys

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Turbulent saga of Savannah’s MacCafferty clan – witches, ghosts, psychic powers and women with tragic tastes in men.

The Meanest Man

Saturday, April 18th, 2009

Georgia folktale about a man meaner than the Devil himself, and where Spanish Moss comes from.