A special mystery short story contest for young writers ages 9-12 in the Triangle is open until Sept. 30 at summersleuths.org. Participants may submit an original mystery story or choose from several provided writing prompts. Winners in each age group will receive $100, $50 or $25 if their stories are selected for publication on the website.
The contest is sponsored by the N.C. 2016 Piedmont Laureate program. For more information, visit summersleuths.org.