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TALA, WVU Teaming for Oral History Project
Channel 12 WBOY - December 3, 2010
Doctoral students will record stories of those associated with the former Weston State Hospital. Read more...
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum Tops National List
Channel 12 WBOY - August 16, 2010
It's in USA Today's 10 Great Haunted Places in the U.S.
Making a Mud Bog
Channel 12 WBOY - May 1, 2009
Hilary Magacs learned what it takes to prepare a pit for mud bogging.
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum Decorating With "Period" Rooms
Channel 12 WBOY - April 6, 2009
Tour season has started at the Lewis County landmark.
21 Regional Destinations: Haunting History, a Diner Dash and More
The Washington Post - February 1, 2009
The Long Weekend, usually the back page of the Sunday Travel section, we offer ideas for nearby places to unwind or, for the more energetic among us, to discover and explore.
Hospital of Horrors
Traveling West Virginia - October
The Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum appreciates your interest in our haunted house "The Hospital of Horrors". We've been working hard to provide a horrifying experience.
Haunting History at an Old W.Va. Hospital
The Washington Post - October 5, 2008
It rose up out of nowhere. The looming clock tower was like an apparition from some other place and time, and I risked wrecking my car to get a better look at the mammoth stone building atop which it stood.
Protest planned at former Weston hospital
Charleston Gazette - June 12, 2008
Disability advocates continue to protest the name and some of the practices of the historic Tran-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, a name they say the former mental healthcare facility in Weston never really had.
Asylum's Renaming Insults Advocates
Associated Press - May 14, 2008
It's an intriguing and provocative name that translates to Web hits, phone calls and tour tickets: the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum...
Getting Muddy In Weston
The Charleston State Journal - May 04, 2008
First ever mud bog at the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum is a success.
TAPS: Weston Hospital Is Haunted
The Inter-Mountain - May 01, 2008
When the "Ghost Hunters" couldn't offer an explanation on Wednesday night's Sci Fi Channel show regarding the eerie sights and sounds they had come across, the same ones so often reported in the history of the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, the applause and screams echoing through the 150-year-old hallways were enough to wake the dead.
"Ghost Hunters" Cast to Host Fan Meet and Greet in Weston
State Journal, WV - Mar 24, 2008
For the past few days the popular Sci-Fi Network show "Ghost Hunters" has been filming at the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum in Weston.
One-On-One With A Ghost Hunter
State Journal - Mar 21, 2008
TAPS spent its last night in the hospital Thursday night. The episode featuring the Trans Allegheny Lunatic Asylum will air sometime in May.
Former Weston asylum might see mud-bog races
Charleston Gazette - Mar 7, 2008
Jordan paid $1.5 million for the 455725-square-foot sandstone hospital building, originally known as the Trans Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, and a surrounding...