The Terrifying Story Behind This Old-Timey Saloon In Georgia Still Haunts The Neighborhood
One of the most famous bars in Georgia in the 1970s was T.K Harty’s Saloon. People would come to Athens, Georgia from all over to hang at this local watering hole. Until one day, when a savage murder rocked the entire town, leaving behind a trail of question marks in it’s wake. In fact, the terrifying story behind this old-timey saloon still haunts the neighborhood of Athens to this day. If you’ve never heard of the story behind the murder of T.K. Harty, then this is one read that’ll have you hooked until the end.
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A New Jersey native with over 15 years of writing experience, Marisa has studied at both New York University and Florida International University. She has lived all over the country, including a decade stint in South Florida. Marisa is well-versed in exploration as she travels a good majority of the year in her self-converted Sprinter van. Her articles have been featured in various notable publications over the years, she has a published collection of short stories, and three completed screenplays under her belt.
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