South Carolina Ghost Stories & Haunted Places

A brothers love and desire to protect his sister stops her from being with her true love and prevents her from resting at piece as the ghost of Alice Flagg searches for her ring in the Hermitage in Murells Inlet, South Carolina.

A mother's grief over her dead infant would not let her rest in peace. 99 years after her child died, was Sue Howard Hardy's ghost captured on film while morning at a grave? Some believe it was and the ghost of St. Philips Church in Charleston, South Carolina is our story today.

Oakwood Cemetery has a reputation for being one of South Carolina's most haunted places. Located in Spartanburg, it is home to a number of ghosts and other paranormal activities. This is the story of Hell's Gate Cemetery.

A wedding should be one of the happiest days in a couples life. Unfortunately, things don't always go to plan. Sometimes, when things go really bad, they leave a ghostly imprint on the Earth. This is one such story that happened at Hagley Landing, South Carolina. The haunted vision that appeared before Eugene LaBruce, and it's lasting echo.

For the most of men who've seen battle, a piece of the conflict is taken home with them as a sort of unwanted souvenir. The ordeal they experienced is something that those of us who've never seen battle could never understand. And yet, on at least one occasion, they come back to protect and warn the living. Columbia, South Carolina was the place for one of the most odd of ghost sightings...

I dislike telling stories in the 'first person'. Especially when they didn't happen to me and the person I'm telling it to knows that it didn't happen to me. So, that being said, I'm going to try and retell a story in the third person that was told in the first person. This story comes from both a reliable source and a source who, by his own admission, liked to exaggerate the things he's heard. A ...

The Ghostly Path Of Gates County Sand Banks, a small community in Gates County is no stranger to odd happenings and has a few ghost stories of it's own. This story in particular takes place during the Great Depression when families of all sizes had to come together just to survive.Myrtle grew up during this time. While life was hard, she was fortuna...

The Lady Killed by a Ghost The story today tells of a goodhearted woman who was wronged by the one charged with her care and her revenge from beyond the grave. This is indeed a tale of one of the most justified hauntings by a ghost in North Carolina's storied history.It starts well before the Civil War when slavery was the norm. A plantation owner i...

The Wife's Ghost In Wilson county in eastern North Carolina there is a ghost story of an old man so miserly that it is said his wife came back from the grave to take back her possessions. No names are known nor the exact location where this took place. But the story is this:A wealthy man who achieved his wealth by spending no more than he had t...