What's In Your Hometown?

What's In Your Hometown?

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Two frequently confused women who graduated from law school giggle, squirm, and cringe their ways through the true crime stories and urban legends where our listeners live. We want to know: What’s In Your Hometown?


Absolute Absurdity
May 15 • 82 min
Join Julia and Sam this week as they cover the unsolved murder of Ken McElroy and the twisted tale of of real life supervillan Marcel Petoit.
The One Where We Actually Scare Each Other
Apr 27 • 67 min
The Seen Sisters Hills in Nebraska City and Modern Sightings of Megalodon
Lonely Hearts Club
Apr 6 • 106 min
Join us for an extra long episode where Julia and Sam put a fresh new spin on some very well known stories. Lets tackle the current state of affairs by discussing Typhoid Mary and then talk about everyone’s favorite sad painter Vincent Van Gogh.
Spring Fever, Spring Killer
Mar 22 • 64 min
Hello all, join Julia and Sam this week as we talk over some of our favorite spring myths and cover the eerily true legend of Staten Island’s on Cropsey.
Innocence and Secrets
Mar 10 • 64 min
Join us this week as as Sam talks about the exoneration of George Allen Jr. and Dewey Bozella, and Julia enthralls us with the tale of North Dakota’s most infamous serial killer, Eugene Butler.
Toss a Coin to Your Cryptids
Feb 11 • 57 min
We are back!!! This time we bring you just a few of the many myths and monsters that make up the lore surrounding Netflix’s new hit The Witcher. From hell hounds and cockatrice to succubi and botchlings, join us as we cover some of our favorite myths….
The Earth is Dying
Jan 20 • 100 min
We are back!!! Join Julia and Sam as we talk about one of the most horrific vampire’s in history, Andre Chikatilo.
Goodbye and Good Riddance!!!
Jan 2 • 84 min
Join Julia and Sam as they wash their hands of the last decade and dive deep into one of histories oldest monsters.
But Wait… There’s More!!!
Dec 8, 2019 • 58 min
We’re back!!! Join Julia and Sam this week as we talk about serial poisoner Audrey Marie Hilley and the mysteries death of Captain Edward Smith.
Stairs Are The Real Hell
Nov 17, 2019 • 49 min
Sam explores a portal to the seventh realm of hell in Stull, Kansas, and Julia regales us with stories of the Ghosts of St. Augustine, Florida.
The Susan Strangler
Nov 4, 2019 • 69 min
IT’S HALLOWEEN…almost!! Join Julia and I this nearly Halloween as we go over Ted Bundy’s counterpart, Robert Reldan. Stay spooky and try to keep from wondering, what’s in your hometown?!
Satanists? I’m Staying!
Oct 28, 2019 • 63 min
WIYHT presents The Whaley House and Helltown, Ohio!
Gator Joe and Big Tom Brown
Oct 13, 2019 • 62 min
Welcome to this weeks episode of What’s In Your Hometown! Join Julia and Sam as Sam regales us all with the tale of Ma Barker and the Barker-Karpis Gang. This story has everything, nicknames, Gator Joe, and one of America’s most famous cult leaders?!
Hellish Bastards
Sep 29, 2019 • 53 min
Hello everyone!!! Join Julia and Sam this week as Sam gloriously fails trying to pronounce all the Danish names associated with the famous haunted Dragsholm Castle and Julia spooks us with her regaling tale of Hell Hotel.
Nature Is Watching You
Sep 15, 2019 • 64 min
Cryptids! The Bear Lake Monster and The Dark Watchers
Bayou Butchery
Sep 8, 2019 • 94 min
Brooke Fowler from Married AF joins us to talk about the Baton Rouge serial killer, Derrick Todd Lee, and her personal connection to this gresome case; then, Julia and Sam team up to tackle the crimes of The Human Five in Lafayette Parish, Louisiana.…
Maybe Don’t Eat That?
Aug 18, 2019 • 103 min
WIYHT presents a story from Julia’s hometown that involves arson, poison, and adultery, and an infamous man-eating vampire from Sacramento.
The Price is Wrong
Jul 28, 2019 • 48 min
Join Julia and Sam tonight to talk about the cursed Crying Boy, and the Gaiola Island. Also join us as Sam mispronounces islet and Julia purges herself of “but anyway.”
It’s My Turn To Use The Teeth
Jul 14, 2019 • 89 min
In this week’s true crime episode, Sam delves into our long awaited listener request about Heather Hodges, a missing mom with a really awful boyfriend. Then, Julia takes us on the wildest ride yet, all the way to Floreana Island in the Galapagos. Whatever…
Let’s Go To Prison
Jun 30, 2019 • 77 min
This week, the Julia talks about the very haunted West Virginia State Penitentiary at Moundsville, WV, which was haunted before there was ever a prison and DEFINITELY hasn’t gotten better, and Sam covers the the Ohio State Reformatory in Mansfield, OH. It…
Area 50-Weird & Maple Hill Horrors
Jun 16, 2019 • 82 min
This week, Sam gets pissed about government funded weather balloons while uncovers some of the mysteries surrounding Area 51 and the Roswell Incident. Then, Julia talks about Maple Hill Cemetery in Huntsville, Alabama, including the ghost of Mary Chambers…
Welcome Back, Bitches!
Jun 2, 2019 • 73 min
This week, we recap after a month off. Sam talks about Richard Beasley, a ruthless Craigslist killer in Marietta, Ohio who recruited a young boy through Church to help him murder three men in cold blood. Then, Julia talks about Christian C. Nielsen, a…
Big Bang
Apr 15, 2019 • 84 min
Hi guys, join Julia and Sam as they talk about the Greyhound Bus Murder in Canada and the murder of Eigil Dag Vesti.
Divine Intervention
Mar 31, 2019 • 69 min
Hellow everybody, join Jules and I this week as we talk about the massacre on the Marry Russel and Alexander Pierce.
Saint Hellfire
Mar 17, 2019 • 64 min
Julia discusses Saint Patrick: The Person and why he was kind of a dick, and Sam regales us with tales of Ireland’s Hellfire Club, who always saved room for the Devil himself.
T.M.I.
Mar 3, 2019 • 52 min
Join Jules and I this week as we talk about the disappearance of Brandon Swanson and master conman Mark Hofmann.
Ready Player 1
Feb 18, 2019 • 44 min
Join us this week as we talk about sex, game shows, and the Bandage Man of Cannon Beach and the Wendigo. (sorry we are late).
Goth Baby
Feb 3, 2019 • 53 min
Aloha, join Jules and I today as we talk about the Windmill Park Murders and Elias Abuelazam.
Everything and the kitchen sink
Jan 12, 2019 • 77 min
Join us this week as we talk about the Upstairs Lounge Arson Attack and the murder of John Charbonneau and William (Billie) Sproates III.
Classy, Classist, and Cursed
Jan 6, 2019 • 64 min
Join Jules and I this week as we take on the Macbeth curse and Castle Stuart. Oh, and also the Scottish language, forgive us for butchering everything.
Unsolved Mysteries
Dec 30, 2018 • 61 min
Join us this week for laughs, mispronunciations, and the unsolved mysteries of Melvin Horst and Eddie Vannatter
The one where Sam gets us haunted
Dec 23, 2018 • 51 min
Join as this week as we talk about Dead Mans Hollow and Bloody Mary
Classic Bitch and Kickass
Dec 16, 2018 • 58 min
Warning, this episode takes on some darker themes. Join us as we talk about the murder of Robert Milliman and the survivors of Texas’s very own Candy Man.
The vaults been opened!!!
Dec 2, 2018 • 66 min
Welcome everyone!!! Fallout 76 recently dropped, and as two WV girls we could not be happier. So join us as we talk about some of the urban legends around West Virginia, some you can even see in the game.
NyQuil and Grannies
Nov 18, 2018 • 46 min
Join us this week as we continue to be sick and talk about the Honolulu Strangler and Black Widow murders.
Screamin’ Demon
Nov 11, 2018 • 45 min
Join Jules and I as we cough, sneeze, and medicate our way through the stories of Screamin’ Jennie and The Ammons’ Family Haunting
RayRay
Nov 4, 2018 • 45 min
Join us as we talk about the Papin sisters and the oldest couple to ever be sentenced to death in the U.S.
Halloween special
Oct 31, 2018 • 51 min
Join as for a Halloween special as we discus the one, the only, Ed Gien!!!
Scary White Things?!
Oct 28, 2018 • 44 min
From camping to shrooms, join us as we talk about the white things that scare us.
I scream, you scream, we all scream conspiracy
Oct 21, 2018 • 71 min
Two hometown, WV girls discuss the history of two very haunted asylums
Flying Vaginas and Satan
Oct 13, 2018 • 46 min
Hey ya’ll, join Jules and I today as we tackle the snallygaster and the church lady monster. We upload every Saturday so stay tuned.
But Not That One
Oct 7, 2018 • 58 min
The episode that refuses to be recorded. Today Julia and I talk about the Black Dahlia and the Co-ed Murders….just not those ones. Join us as we take on these iconic murders with a hometown twist, and Dick Cheney.
na na na na na na na na na na na na na na na na MOTHMAN!!!!!
Sep 29, 2018 • 89 min
Today Jules and I cover West Virginia’s biggest urban legend:The Mothman!!! Sprinkle in a little aliens and men in black and you got yourselves one hell of an episode. Tune in each Saturday for a new episode.
Too Close for Comfort
Sep 22, 2018 • 57 min
Hello everyone, this week Jules and I will be talking about the Bluebeard of Quiet Dell and the murder of Skylar Neese. Stay tuned every Saturday for a new episode
1. Cereal Deviancy
Sep 15, 2018 • 59 min
Two hometown, WV girls discuss the history of two very haunted asylums