Hot Spring County, Arkansas

Near Bismark

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Hot Spring County Arkansas (Class B) BFRO

February 1992

Several friends and myself had gone together to purchase 120 acres of cut-over forest land that was totally surrounded by several thousand acres of timber company land. This land was at the end of a small valley, and at the far end of a dead-end road. On my portion of the land was a small rise in the northern half of the valley, and I was building a shack to be used for hunting and camping. One night,about 8:00, while working inside by lantern light, I decided to step outside on the deck for a cigarette. As soon as I lit my lighter, a roaring, crackling scream commenced from the slope of the ridge to the south; about 300 yards away, but in direct line of sight. I was too startled to do anything but stay rooted to the spot and feel the hair stand up on the back of my neck; something which hasn't happened to me in years. While the scream lasted for only a couple of seconds, it seemed to go on much longer. Since it was very cloudy and dark I ran inside for a flashlight, all the whil...

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Hot Spring County Arkansas (Class B) BFRO

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April 2012

Hot Spring County Arkansas (Class A) BFRO

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December 2005

Hot Spring County Arkansas (Class B) BFRO

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October 2005

Hot Spring County Arkansas (Class A) BFRO

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October 1998

Pierce County Washington (Class A) BFRO

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June 2008

St. Johns County Florida (Class A) BFRO

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July 2011

Skagit County Washington (Class A) BFRO

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June 2009

Ontario Canada (Class A) BFRO

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From the files of TIMISKAWA SASQUATCH RESEARCH, Timothy Yearington (yearington@sympatico.ca) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ No. 20V Witness:...

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July 2001

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December 2005