Paranormal Journal entry #4 “The screams from the church” our paranormal investigator & folklorist visits Morelos Mexico.
Chasing Monsters: Big Muddy Monster Still Has Murphysboro Residents Wondering
There are two dates from 1973 in Murphysboro that still leave some haunted – or at least curious.
The two police reports dated June 25 and June 26 relate the sighting of an unknown creature.
It was in those two evenings that reports came in of a loud, tall,
white-haired creature caked with mud being spotted in the woods on the
outskirts of town near the Big Muddy River.
It was later dubbed the Big Muddy Monster because of its indefinable
features and mysterious presence. It set off a media frenzy after the
initial reports on those two days, said former patrolman and retired
Murphysboro police chief Ron Manwaring…