2014: Alabama Sightings: Gorilla or Bigfoot ?

There have been several Bigfoot reports in the past few years from residents near the Tallapoosa County area in Alabama. In 2012 we broke the news reports about the strange sightings in Hale County and followed the story closely. As with all stories regarding the wandering ape-like creature, this one also fizzled out without much more information. The 2012 Hale county sightings offered no real leads or information other than witnesses reporting a large gorilla ‘on the loose’. Fast forward two years, present day and more Alabama strangeness is being reported. This time, Bigfoot researcher Jim Smith from the Alabama Bigfoot Society became a witness to what others have seen. “Big Joe’ was spotted twice within about a 4 week time,” said Smith, 58 and founder of the Alabama Bigfoot Society. According to the investigator, the first report was submitted by a woman who claimed to have been driving […] Read More

Herbalogy and the Native American Indians

Arnica (Catawba) – the roots are used for treating aches and pains (especially in the back and in joints). Healed injuries such as broken bones, sprains, and bruises. You do NOT want to ingest this herb. It is to be applied to the skin. Aspen (Cree) – the bark was boiled into a tea and used as a cough medicine. Boneset – this tea was used by many tribes and for various healing practices. The Iroquois – for colds and to reduce fever. The Menominees also used it to reduce fever and the Alabama Indians gave it to people to cure stomach ailments. Catnip (Mohegans) – the leaves were boiled into a tea and given to infants to relieve an infant with colic. Dandelion – This plant has been used to cure many ailments for thousands of years – and is still used today. The Ojibwas drank a tea […] Read More