Nancy Carson Library is accepting entries for the Young Adult Ghost Story Writing Contest through Oct. 12.
The competition is open to sixth through 12th graders. Stories must be 1,000 words or less, typed and double spaced. Entries should include full name, age, grade, school, telephone number and date.
The winners will be announced at 7 p.m. Oct. 25 at the Terrifying Tales for Teens event. Gift cards for first through third place will be given to Barnes & Noble.
For information, call (803) 279-5767.