Monthly Archives: October 2016

Tall Betsy: A Long-lost Halloween Haint

Recently, while poking around some newspapers from the past, we learned of an old Halloween hauntress popular in parts of North and South Carolina, Georgia, and Tennessee. It seems that Tall Betsy—described as long and lean with a scraggly appearance—was … Continue reading

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New Exhibit at Western Office

          North Carolina in the Great War is a traveling exhibit that focuses on the state’s participation in World War I. It will be on display at the Western Office until November 18, 2016. North Carolinians participated in … Continue reading

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