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Eville Attractions: Downtown haunts prove lackluster

Eville Attractions: Downtown haunts prove lackluster

Jake Tapley

October 14, 2014

In the Evansville haunted house scene, The Old Courthouse Catacombs wins the award for creepiest atmosphere; hands down. Situated in the basement--or lack thereof--of the Old Courthouse in downtown Evansville, you wouldn’t think that much of an effort would have to be made in order to make Th...

Eagles work local screams

Eagles work local screams

Vanessa Roach

October 14, 2014

Upon arriving to the Olde Courthouse Catacombs/ House of Lecter, viewers find a reaper, a clown and a wolf man lurking outside. Inside, creepy instrumental music plays and the dimly lit chilly hallways feature trap doors, hidden rooms and old concrete stairs, which leaves guests wondering what could b...

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