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Haunts & Jaunts: Irvington Ghost Tours

October 5, 2017 Rick Hinton

   It’s that time of year again! Last Friday night Laura and I found ourselves winding along the narrow sidewalks of the Southside burg of Irvington, led by Alan Hunter – dressed in black trench […]

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Haunts & Jaunts: Triska Opera House Investigation

September 21, 2017 Rick Hinton

The Triska Opera House Investigation…and then some!   When Dave Triska purchased the building in Rossville, Ill. for a potential business, it turned into something else. It would seem the paranormal ramifications outweighed any business […]

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Haunts & Jaunts: The Triska Opera House

September 14, 2017 Rick Hinton

   I’ve been asked to write about some of my own personal experiences while ghost hunting. While it’s not the stuff of dramatic TV fare, there have been memorable occurrences along the journey. There were […]

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Haunts & Jaunts: The Roads Hotel

August 24, 2017 Rick Hinton

The Roads Hotel    The Roads Hotel, located in Atlanta, Ind. (due north from Noblesville), stands firmly entrenched in the progression of the time and history of an Indiana farming community. It hasn’t changed! There […]


Haunts & Jaunts: Going to Gettysburg

August 17, 2017 Rick Hinton

   This past weekend was a Boy Scout one. The Ritual is something I’ve participated in for 12 years now. 150 individual fires this weekend sequentially dotted the meadow, casting a curtain of blue fog […]


Haunts & Jaunts: Heroes

August 3, 2017 Rick Hinton

    Webster’s Dictionary defines the word Hero as “any person admired for courage, nobility, etc.” It also adds the caveat “an illustrious warrior.” There’s so much more that can be said about what a […]