You’ll Have To Sleep With The Lights On After Hearing The Spookiest Urban Legend In Texas
Friday the 13th might be over, but that doesn’t mean we’re done telling scary stories. If you grew up in small-town Texas, chances are you’ve heard the story of the Candy Lady. If not, well… I hope you’re not home alone and reading this at night. Keep reading to learn more about the spookiest urban legend in Texas.
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If reading about scary stories isn’t enough of a thrill, here’s a haunted road trip in Texas that’s sure to chill you to the very core.
Have you ever heard the story of the Candy Lady? What are some other scary urban legends in Texas?
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.
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