'Monsters and Mysteries in America' is a television series that airs on Destination America, and also on the Discovery Channel. It is a show about local legends, monsters and cryptids from around the United States. In its first season, 'Monsters and Mysteries in America' highlighted stories like the Mothman, Black Eyed Kids, and The Devil's Highway. The second season of the series will debut on December 15, and one of our local legends will make an appearance in an upcoming episode.

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The story of Momo the Missouri Monster brought national attention to Louisiana, Missouri in the early 1970s. Momo was a Bigfoot-like creature that was reportedly sighted around Louisiana. Some believe the stories, others believe it was all a hoax.

According to Destination America, Momo will be one of the monsters highlighted in the second season of 'Monsters and Mysteries in America,' though an air date for the Momo episode has not yet been announced.

Destination America's website has also published an image of the Big Muddy Monster from Murphysboro, Illinois as one of its season 2 monsters.

Each episode of 'Monsters and Mysteries in America' focuses on a different American region and features stories of people who claim to have encountered creatures of local legend." - Destination America

Additional monsters that will be featured in the upcoming season include: the chupacabra, zombie soldiers, wendigo, evil gnomes and hell hounds.