Ever had a ghostly encounter? Submit your spooky tale in our Halloween Ghost Story Contest. The best story – 500 words or less – will win $200. The story will run in the N&O during Halloween week. It must be original and set somewhere in North Carolina.
To enter, submit your story to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5 p.m. Oct. 15. Important: You must put “Ghost Story” in the subject line.
We also want to hear about Halloween events. Email the details of your haunted houses, corn mazes, pumpkin carving events and hayrides to email@example.com by 5 p.m. Oct. 15. Please put “Halloween Event” in the subject line. A list of events will run online and in the Oct. 24 N&O.