Giving Up the Ghost: Goldfield High School

The town of Goldfield, Nevada sprang up rather quickly upon the discovery of gold there in 1902. It soon became the largest town in Nevada; a thriving mecca for adventurous miners, rowdy cowboys and old west entrepreneurs alike. During Goldfield’s boomtown heyday, several grand buildings were erected, including the now notoriously haunted Goldfield Hotel and… Read More Giving Up the Ghost: Goldfield High School

Virginia City, NV: Mackay Mansion & the Girl in White

The Mackay Mansion was originally built in 1860 and housed the offices of the Gould and Curry Mining Company. At the time, George Hearst, the father of William Randolph Hearst, worked as the Company Mine superintendent and was the first occupant of the home. Later, the home would become the residence of John Mackay, one… Read More Virginia City, NV: Mackay Mansion & the Girl in White

Locked Up in Virginia City – Investigating the Old Jail

Los Angeles Paranormal investigated the Silver State Peace Officer’s Museum in Virginia City, Nevada over the course of three nights in April, 2010. The museum is located in the Storey County Courthouse building and occupies the space of the former 1876 Storey County Jail. We were there as part of ‘A Paranormal Interest Retreat,’ an… Read More Locked Up in Virginia City – Investigating the Old Jail