CARTHAGE - The Leake County Boys and Girls Club is pleased to announce the 2013 Crossroads Haunted House and Zombie Attack.

The Crossroads Haunted House will be held at the Carthage Coliseum on Oct. 18, 19, 24, 25, 26, 31, and Nov. 1 and 2 for a total of eight nights from 7 p.m.-11p.m.

Tickets will be sold at the door for $20 each.

Oct. 24 will be college night and anyone that presents a college ID will receive a $10 admission.

In addition to the Crossroad Haunted House at the coliseum, the Boys and Girls Club will be hosting the Zombie Attack.

The Zombie Attack will be your chance to shoot zombies with paintballs.

All paintball equipment is provided and for only $5 you receive 50 paintballs.

The Boys and Girls Club's goal is to become a self-sustaining organization and 100 percent of the proceeds from the Crossroads Haunted House and Zombie Attack will go directly to the Boys and Girls Club in Carthage/Leake County. 

The Haunted House and Zombie Attack are an investment in the children that the Boys and Girls Club serve every day.  

The Boys and Girls Club of Carthage/Leake County's mission is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring and responsible citizens.

The Boys & Girls Club provides:

● A safe place to learn and grow.

● Ongoing relationships with caring, adult professionals.

● Life enhancing programs and character development experiences.

● Hope and opportunity.

The Boys and Girls Club of Carthage/Leake County provides services for children attending the Leake Central Elementary School.

The club has a total of 125 members from kindergarten through fifth grade with an average daily attendance of 105.