PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) - The Halloween Short Story Contest for sixth through eighth grade students is Friday, September 16 at 5 p.m.
The free event is sponsored by the Paducah Parks Services Department.
The story must be about Halloween, typed and a maximum of 600 words. There is no fee to submit an entry; however, only one story per person can be submitted. The department says all stories must with the following phrase, "The moon was full and a mysterious fog crept up the path as the darkness of the night settled in."
You can mail or bring your story in to the Paducah Parks Services at H.C. Mathis Drive, Paducah, Ky., 42001.
For more information, you can go online to PaducahKy.gov or call the department at 444-8508.
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