HELL’S HALF ACRE: THE HISTORY OF THE LEGENDARY GHOST TOWN OF CHRISTIAN COUNTY. (1855 TO 1880)

Source: Christian Co., IL. Genealogical & Historical Societies “HELL’S HALF ACRE:  THE HISTORY OF THE LEGENDARY GHOST TOWN OF CHRISTIAN COUNTY.  (1855 TO 1880)             Much speculation has went around present day Christian County about the location, history of and the demise of the village of Half Acre, better known as Hell’s Half Acre.  To the […]

UFO Sighting. Princeton, IL 1973

June 14, 1973; Princeton, IL UFOs were sighted by three young girls traveling Interstate 80, five ‘miles west of Princeton at approximately 3:38 a.m. State Police District 7 in Rock Island reported. The girls, ages 18 and 19, from Albany, N.Y., and Bristolville, Ohio, told investigating troopers that they had seen a silver, gray and […]

UFO Sighting, Peru Illinois

Occurred: 11/3/2015 20:30 (Entered as: 11/03/15 20:30) Reported: 11/3/2015 7:04:46 PM 19:04 Posted: 11/6/2015 Location: Peru, IL LaSalle County Shape: Fireball Duration:3-4 seconds Illinois Valley green fireball. Standing in backyard with my dog and saw what appeared to be a green fireball with a red tail jet through the sky!!! Traveled east to west…it was […]

Still here

Hello everyone, just letting you know I am still here. I have not heard of any new sighting or stories for the Christian County and Bureau County area. When I do find them, I will post them here or update the other stories. I have been busy with school and trying to get my writing […]

Bureau County, IL

I am moving to a new county. I will still cover my old county and would love for my Christian County, IL people to send in “true” sightings so I can post them here. I am just expanding it to Bureau County, IL area. If you live in Bureau County, IL. I would love to […]