Thursday, December 28, 2017 Back on Top Paranormal Sites – Please Vote for Us


After a few years, a new website design, and being off-line for a little while, we are registered back on Top Paranormal Sites and could use your vote.

Today’s Site and Database Update 12-28-2017

We did some more work on the database and website today.   The following is the log of the changes that were made during this session.

Today's Site and Database Updates

We performed many changes to the website and database today.  Some of these changes corrected some data, and others either fixed or added functions.   Please refer to the complete list of changes below.

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Squire Castle EVP #1

On July 28, 2015, we traveled to Squire Castle in Willoghby Hills, Ohio. This video features an EVP that we caught on one of recorders.

Saturday, December 23, 2017

The Lawson Family Murders and Christmas Tragedy

The Lawson Family Murders and Christmas tragedy took place on Christmas Day in 1929. Charlie Lawson killed his entire family (with the exception of his oldest son), while they were getting ready to leave their home on Christmas Day. He later went out into the woods and took his own life. This video will discus the tragedy and the paranormal activity associated around the case.

Is the Christmas Story House Haunted?

On August 2, 2017, Shawn and Marianne (and John Ragan, Marianne’s dad), traveled to the Christmas Story House and Museum in Cleveland, Ohio. Based on some information that came out on the Internet in 2014, we wanted to visit this location to see if there were actual paranormal claims. We did not find anything paranormal (and could not interview any workers about the subject). If you have any information relating to paranormal claims about this location or have experienced anything yourself, please leave us a comment and let us know.

10 Christmas Castle and Hall Hauntings

Here is one for Christmas. 10 Christmas Castle and Hall Hauntings, enjoy and Merry Christmas.

10 Christmas Gifts for the Ghost Hunter

In this video, we will be discussing 10 gift items you can purchase a ghost hunter (or paranormal investigator) for Christmas. We own most of these items and highly recommend each and every one as they do come in handy while you are out there trying to catch some evidence.

10 Stocking Stuffers for a Ghost Hunter

In this episode we will be discussing 10 items you can get for the ghost hunter’s stocking for Christmas. This video will also double as a tutorial on how you can do some ghost hunting on a budget. Most of the items listed in this video do not cost more than a $1. So if you are looking for ghost hunter stocking stuffers, this video is for you. If you have any other suggestions or have used any of these items before, please leave us a comment.

Friday, December 22, 2017

The Man Who Killed Santa

The man who killed Santa was John McFee in Mesa Arizona in 1932. As a marketing stunt, he made arrangements for Santa to jump out of an airplane to start off the cities Christmas parade. Due to an unfortunate accident, Mr. McFee was labeled as “The man who killed Santa,” and he eventually had to leave town. In this video, we document the details.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

High Tech Gift to Lincoln Boys

Back in the late 1800s, this device was considered to be “High Tech”.   It is a stereo graph viewer that Abraham Lincoln purchased for his sons when they lived in Springfield, Illinois.

Monday, December 11, 2017

Excuse the digital mess


Please excuse the mess on our blog site as we fix some issues with the photos being removed.   Also, we are working on the layout on the main site so that the ads, and posts with videos are displayed correctly.    Thank you.

Monday, November 27, 2017

Plymouth Congregational Church Photos Paranormal Hauntings

On July 8, 2016, Shawn and Marianne Traveled to Miami on a vacation and paranormal excursion. One of the places they stopped was the Plymouth Congregational Church. The Plymouth Congregational Church is a historic church located in the Coconut Grove neighborhood of Miami, Florida.

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Saturday, November 18, 2017

The Lincoln Home Visit

Lincoln Home - Springfield Illinios

On November 9, 2017, on our trip to Springfield, Illinois,  we decided to make a stop at the home of the Lincoln's where he lived when he became President Elect.

Sunday, November 12, 2017

Paying our Respects to President Lincoln

During our stay on November 9, 2017 in St. Louis Missouri, we decided to rent a car and make the hour and forty minute drive to Springfield, Illinois to pay our respects to our 16th President, Abraham Lincoln.

PANICd Launches a New Series : Our Haunted Travels

We have decided to start documenting our travels a little better.   With visiting over 180+ location within the database, it is time to start this series.   Please click the link to watch our Introduction Video.

Sunday, August 20, 2017

A Day and Night at the Stanley

Just as Graceland is the “Mecca” for Elvis fans, The Stanley Hotel is the “Mecca” for paranormal investigators.   This is one of the big ones that you have to visit.  In November of 2016, we found ourselves once again in Denver, Colorado.   On this trip, we decided we would spruce it up little, and take one night to spend at the infamous Stanley Hotel, in Estes Park.

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Jefferson Rock in Harpers Ferry

On of Shawn and Marianne stops while in Harpers Ferry in July of 2017, was a short hike up the “Application Trail” to view the Jefferson Rock.

Visit to the Library of Congress

On 7/19/2017 Shawn and Marianne Donley from traveled to the Library of Congress in Washington, DC to perform research on various historical theories and documents.

Monday, July 24, 2017

Visit to the Pry House: New Location Added

Shawn and Marianne from travelled during the summer of 2017 to several locations throughout Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and District of Columbia, and Michigan.   One of the stops of the Pry House, and it has earned it’s placed within the database.

Sunday, July 23, 2017

New Photos: Poe at University of Virginia

For a short period of time, Edgar Allan Poe attended the University of Virginia.  During a recent research trip, we stopped at this location and took some photos of his former dorm room.

New Photo Added: The Silent Witness Doll

This is a photograph of “The Silent Witness Doll”.   This doll was present during the surrender of General Lee to General Grant at the McLean House in Appomattox Court House.

New Parapedia Post: Death By Elephants

Humanity has conjured a constellation of ways to conduct executions, and this may be one of the wildest methods of them all.

DISQUS Comment System Now Added to Website and Locations

One of the features of the original PANICd system was to the ability to allow visitors to add comments to the locations.   This feature is now back, come and leave your comments.

Website and Blog Undergoing Some Changes

We have been offline for a little while and have decided that when we come back we would get the website a little facelift…

Internet Resources Moved

We have been doing a little clean-up with the website and have combined the Internet Resources from the main website into the Parapedia Encyclopedia as external links