The Most Terrifying Ghost Story To Ever Come Out Of Iowa Is Truly Chilling

Halloween is mere weeks away, and that means it’s the perfect time of year for ghost stories. Iowa has numerous haunted buildings, roads, bridges and even old asylums that are home to all manner of chilling, tragic, even terrifying tales. Helen, the ghost of Voorhees Hall, at Coe College, is one of the most terrifying ghost stories in Iowa.

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Have you had any experiences with Helen, Coe’s resident ghost? Want to brave a weekend haunted road trip? Check out The Haunted Road Trip That Will Lead You To The Scariest Places In Iowa.