Ohio Mysteries

Ohio Mysteries

Ohio Mysteries

CATEGORY: Society & Culture
Each week Paula and Stephen explore unsolved murders, lost shipwrecks, local legends and more! https://www.ohiomysteries.com. https://www.facebook.com/ohiomysteries https://www.patreon.com/ohiomysteries https://www.twitter.com/mysteriesohio In any given episode we feature fantastic music by the following music-https://soundcloud.com/davidhydemusic. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCL0pcAGV4g67jCxGIPWv9iQ https://www.youtube.com/c/WhitesandComposer https://www.youtube.com/user/audionautix https://www.youtube.com/c/RossBugden https://soundcloud.com/andrei-burcea-20972653
  1. July 18, 2022
    31 min
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    Ep. 190 - The spirit of Clarence Darrow
    At the turn of the last century, Ohio-born Clarence Darrow rose to prominence as a criminal defense attorney, taking cases and making eloquent closing arguments that changed America. A look at his life, his cas…
  2. July 14, 2022
    18 min
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    10-Minute Mystery: Lina Reyes-Geddes
    10-Minute Mystery: Lina Reyes-GeddesIn June of 2022, detectives in Ohio and Utah said they were closing the case of a woman who went missing from the Youngstown suburb of Austintown, and the case of a woman fou…
  3. July 11, 2022
    21 min
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    Ep. 189 - Mob Mentality: Ghosts of the Licking County Jail
    Our Mob Mentality series continues with this tale of the historic Licking County Jail, a Newark facility said to be haunted by a young deputized temperance keeper named Carl Etherington, who was lynched by an a…
  4. July 07, 2022
    16 min
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    10-Minute Mystery: Lori Jean Lloyd
    In 1976, 14-year-old Lori Jean Lloyd disappeared while walking to a store from her Kettering, Ohio home. After her family thought they spotted her in a documentary about runaways, they became convinced she migh…
  5. July 01, 2022
    23 min
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    UNRESOLVED Ep. 11, Part 2: Tommy Sumerix and Ruth Guthrie
    In May of 1964, 11-months after 15-year-old Tommy Sumerix of Green and 12-year-old Ruth Guthrie of Tallmadge disappeared from their community streets, their remains were found in different counties. We explore…
  6. June 30, 2022
    20 min
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    UNRESOLVED Ep. 11, Part 1: Tommy Sumerix and Ruth Guthrie
    An Ohio Mysteries/Akron Beacon Journal crossoverIn 1963, 15-year-old Tommy Sumerix of Green and 12-year-old Ruth Guthrie of Tallmadge disappeared from their community streets within one week of each other. Wide…
  7. June 27, 2022
    19 min
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    Ep. 188: Akron is the birthplace of baseball's biggest myth
    A myth started in Akron, Ohio led to Abner Doubleday getting credit for being baseball's inventor, and for the Baseball Hall of Fame being placed in Cooperstown, NY. How it happened - and why it took a century…
  8. June 24, 2022
    45 min
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    REWIND: The Minerva Monster
    What if you heard someone pelting your house with rocks, then investigated to find yourself face to face with a large hairy beast on two legs. In 1978, the Cayton family and several others living in and around…
  9. June 20, 2022
    23 min
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    Ep. 187: The life of Leiland Cannon
    In 2000, someone bludgeoned Leiland "Buster" Cannon in his home in Muskingum County's hamlet of East Fultonham. But our research showed there was so much more to know about the endearing grandfather because hig…
  10. June 16, 2022
    14 min
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    10-Minute Mystery: Salem Cemetery and Panther's Hollow
    The Amish countryside of Holmes County includes an old hamlet called Saltillo, which hosts two of the area's most mysterious spots. At Salem Cemetery is a statue, said to be a harbinger of death for anyone who…
  11. June 13, 2022
    33 min
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    Ep. 186: Larry Doby, and Cleveland's integration of American League baseball
    In 1947, three months after Jackie Robinson became the first black man to play Major League Baseball, Larry Doby took the field with the Cleveland Indians as the first black man in the American League. Doby ref…
  12. June 09, 2022
    15 min
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    10-Minute Mystery: Ghosts of Everett Road
    Ghosthunters say they've encountered orbs, unexplained fog and a voice calling "Help Me" on Everett Road and its covered bridge, in Summit County's Boston Township. We explore the history of a canal-era crossro…
  13. June 06, 2022
    27 min
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    Ep. 185: William Garretson, sole survivor of the Manson Family murders
    In 1969, the Manson Family murdered seven people in a two-day California killing spree. But the night they killed actress Sharon Tate and her friends, they overlooked William Garretson, a 19-year-old Lancaster,…
  14. June 02, 2022
    14 min
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    10-Minute Mystery: The Salem (OH) witch trials
    In 1893, a Columbiana County farmer was accused of being a wizard and using his occult powers to kill people and animals in the Salem area. When the farmer couldn't get a local attorney to represent him in a sl…
  15. May 30, 2022
    34 min
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    Ep. 184: Tecumseh
    The Ohio-born Shawnee Chief Tecumseh spent a lifetime trying to stop American expansion into his homeland. But even his enemies revered him for his inherent nobility, his aversion to cruelty and his dedication…
  16. May 26, 2022
    10 min
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    10-Minute Mystery: Helen Stuart
    In 1989, 71-year-old Helen Stuart disappeared from her Newark, Ohio home. Her body was discovered the next day, nude and left in the back seat of her own car, which had been abandoned on the berm of a highway.…
  17. May 23, 2022
    29 min
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    Ep. 183: What made Eddie Rickenbacker invincible?
    Eddie Rickenbacker defied death a handful of times growing up in Columbus, Ohio. He figured God was intervening. It was hard to argue the point after he survived accidents as a race car driver, being America's…
  18. May 19, 2022
    12 min
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    10-Minute Mystery: Robert Hamrick
    In 1970, Rock Creek Police Chief Robert Hamrick was pursuing a speeding car when his cruiser went off the isolated dirt road and struck a tree. Though it looked like a car accident, the fact that his revolver a…
  19. May 16, 2022
    28 min
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    Ep. 182: Mob Mentality: Knights of the Flaming Circle vs. KKK
    In 1923, a group called the Knights of the Flaming Circle formed to confront the Ku Klux Klan at their rallies and parades. They had an inaugural tussle in Steubenville, then met in 1924 - in Niles - for a dead…
  20. May 12, 2022
    28 min
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    Ep. 181: Astronaut Mysteries Pt. 3
    The last of a three-part series exploring mysteries that involved NASA astronauts from Ohio. In this episode, a couple of debates that arose after Neil Armstrong (Wapakoneta, OH) uttered his famous small step/g…

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