Knoxville, Tennessee - Lennox Place - Lennox Subdivision
Not many of the neighbors want to talk about it but some do. The whole Lennox subdivision has experienced ghosts. It is not a house but many houses that see the same ghosts. A man with white hair, in a long nightgown. A young girl with long blonde hair. They are mischievous mostly and not mean. They like to open people's garage doors in the middle of the night. Rattle dishes. Unlock doors during daytime when the owners are away so that they come home and their house is wide open.
Knoxville, Tennessee - Old Grey Cemetery
Supposedly haunted by a black shape. Mainly seen late at night moving through the tombstones.
Knoxville, Tennessee - University of Tennessee Campus - Strong Hall
The Women's Residence Hall, Strong, is said to be haunted by the ghost of one of the first female students to attend the school. It is said that she appears in the lobby mirror every year on her birthday. Students have reported strange noises at night, and Sophie, the ghost, is said to take a dislike of sexual indiscretions.December 2003 Addition: "Sophie"... One of the most popular rumors is that the 4th floor Resident Asst's room is considered to be "Sophie's" room and that anyone assigned to that room is teasingly/affectionately nicknamed "Sophie's Roommate". Some have even gone so far as to say that no one RA has lasted more than a year in that room. While Sophie is generally depicted as a benevolent spirit who wants to ensure that the women of Strong uphold their moral decency, many younger students are afraid of her still.
LaFollette, Tennessee - Bluff Springs
A local peeping tom wandered the apartment complex, every night. Until a resident caught him and called the police and was arrested. On his way to the local jail a the cruiser was involved in an accident killing all three men. And now every night at 12:03a.m. Residents claim to see red glowing eyes and hear movement outside there apartments.
Lancaster, Tennessee - Hanging Rope
There is a long rope hanging from a bluff approximately 2 miles from center hill dam. It is said that a while back a man hung himself there and the rope was so long that rescuers merely cut him down as opposed to climbing the bluff and removing the rope. Some people say that on nights when there his no moon you can drive be and see the shape of a man hanging there, but if you get out of the car it is gone.
Lavergne, Tennessee - Fate Sanders Recreation Area
There have been a few reports of a small boy stepping out of the woods laughing, and asking those around , if they could help him find his father. There is not much information about this little boy, but he is said to Haunt all of the local trails and even the water.
Lebanon, Tennessee - Cumberland University - Mary White Dormitory
Mary white is said to be haunted by a girl who was murdered. Two roommates were staying for a few days before leaving for Christmas break. In a few towns over a murderer had escaped from a prison. The girls were told to keep their door locked. One of the girls needed to use the restroom. They developed a secret knock so that the other girl would know who it was. The girl left to go to the bathroom and the door was locked behind her. The girl was gone for about 30 minutes and then the girl in the room heard two knocks on the door. She did not open the door, because it was not the secret knock, but kept it locked and made no sound. Several hours later the girl walked out into the hallway to find the hall covered in blood and her roommate dead on the floor. Apparently, the murderer broke into the hall and killed the girl. She haunts the hall and plays tricks on the residents. TVs are known to turn on and off. Doors slam, showers turn on, rooms are trashed, refrigerator doors open, doorknobs fall off, and posters are torn off of the walls.
Lebanon, Tennessee - Cumberland University - Memorial Hall
Memorial hall is said to be haunted by several different ghosts. A boy waiting for his class to begin was sitting on the window sill of the third floor. He leaned back on the window and the window gave way, and tragically he fell to his death. It is said that the boy wonders the third floor slamming the doors as he makes his way through the hall. Also, many years ago a science teacher who's class was on the third floor was leaving for the night. He was making his way down the many flights of stairs when he began experiencing signs of a heart attack. He drove
home and died there. Rumor has it that When walking down the stairs at night you will feel someone pushing you and hurrying you down the steps.
Lewisburg, Tennessee - Bethbirei Church
There are several stories, including a tombstone falling on a 3 year old girl at the cemetery. the story is that if you steal the bible from the church that you will die. There are some people with accounts of someone they knew stealing the bible and dying on that night. The church was built in the 1800's and some of the graves are older than that.
Livingston, Tennessee - Old Union Church
Lights from inside can sometimes be seen through the cracks along the edge of the doors and windows, even though there is no one there, and the doors are padlocked from the outside. Piano playing can also sometimes been heard.