Alabama Ghost Stories: Watch on CBS 42…if you dare

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(WIAT) — Here at CBS 42, we’re putting aside fears and delving into Central Alabama’s most spine-tingling stories. Discover another hair-raising tale from some of the area’s most haunted hallows. We’ve unearthed the tragic histories behind the mysterious encounters and unexplained apparitions that have been keeping our neighbors up at night.

Tune in…if you dare.


CBS 42 is sharing terrifying tales from the popular 1969 book “13 Alabama Ghosts and Jeffrey” by Kathryn Tucker Windham and Margaret Gillis Figh.

Monday at 8 p.m.
Sherri Jackson reads from “13 Alabama Ghosts and Jeffrey” live on

Tuesday at 8 p.m.
Jack Royer reads from “13 Alabama Ghosts and Jeffrey” live on

Thursday at 8 p.m.
Katherine Mozzone reads from “13 Alabama Ghosts and Jeffrey” live on


Check out each scary segment below:

The CBS 42 Morning News
Tuscaloosa County: Death Lights in the Tower by Jack Royer

The CBS 42 News at Noon
Jefferson County: The Ghost of Bayview Bridge by Katherine Mozzone

The CBS 42 News at 4 p.m.
Blount County: Old Garner Hotel by Michelle Logan

The CBS 42 News at 5 p.m.
Pickens County: The Face in the Courthouse Window by Tim Reid

The CBS 42 News at 6 p.m.
Etowah County: Haunted Huntingdon by Malique Rankin

The CBS 42 News at 10 p.m.
Shelby County: Montevallo Girl on Fire by Hillary Simon


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