“The West Virginia Society of Ghost Hunters conducts weekly Paranormal Investigations of haunted houses and sites. It holds training and certification programs for Paranormal Investigators and conducts research into issues of vital interest to Paranormal Investigators. Founded in 1989 by Susan Crites, the West Virginia Society of Ghost Hunters has conducted over 1,000 Paranormal Investigations and interviewed more than 5,000 people who believe they have encountered the supernatural. It is the oldest and largest organization of its type in WV.”