New Madrid County, Missouri

Near Charleston, Missouri

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New Madrid County Missouri (Class A) BFRO

2015-16

In the years of 2015-16 I had encounters with a creature in the Mississippi River bottoms at a place called Drinkwater, a flood control pump station on the Mississippi levee system east of Charleston, Missouri. The first encounter consisted of hearing high pitched, long drawn out echoing of the concrete walls of the pump station. The sounds were from far off so I paid them no mind at the time but I did find them to be quite odd. The second encounter happen a few months later as a few friends and I were bowfishing one night. We were down by the lock gate shooting fish when I happened to look up on the levee to our right and noticed something standing on the levee watching us about 200 or so yards off. Even though it was dark, you could see the outline of the figure standing upright in the faint light caused by a semi truck weigh station on the highway that crossed over to Cairo, Illinois. It didn't stay long but it left an eerie feeling over us at the time, we left shortly after...

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Harrison County Missouri (Class A) BFRO

Woman recalls encounter she had as a youth on rural property north of Bethany

I was visiting my Father and Grandparents during a summer school break. I was about 11 years old at the time. (It has been many years since my sighting; about 34 yrs. ago to be exact, but I remember i...

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Andrew County Missouri (Class A) BFRO

Motorist sighting near Missouri River Bluffs (@ "Monkey Mountains")

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July 2006

Barry County Missouri (Class B) BFRO

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July 2008

Barry County Missouri (Class A) BFRO

Nighttime sighting on country dirt road

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November 2004

Santa Cruz County California (Class A) BFRO

Nighttime sighting by motorist near Mt. Madonna Park in the Santa Cruz Mountains

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October 1980

Barnwell County South Carolina (Class A) BFRO

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January 1978

La Salle County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Memory told of encounters on a farm near Ottawa

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January 1999

Columbiana County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Nighttime sighting by three in car, on Sprucevale Rd. near Calcutta

This incident occured in 1982 or 1983. I haven't told too many people due to the usual reactions one would expect. I was with my best friend and my girlfriend (now my wife)and we were driving around i...

January 1983

Benton County Arkansas (Class A) BFRO

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January 1994

Barry County Missouri (Class A) BFRO

Nighttime sighting on country dirt road

On November 18, 2004 at approximately 6:45 pm, I was traveling south on a winding, dirt road less than 5 miles from my home on C Hwy between McDowell and East Purdy, Mo. As I drove along, I notice...

November 2004

Levy County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Daylight Sighting in the Goethe State Forest

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September 2005

Tuscaloosa County Alabama (Class A) BFRO

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July 1999