TICONDEROGA Winners of the costume contest at the Haunted Hall of the Ticonderoga Festival Guild have been announced. In the Scariest category winners were: Abigail Carpenter, first; Noah LaPointe, second; and Alia Ives, third. Siblings Anthony and Meley Willett won the Most Original category being a pumpkin vine and a rose bush, with Sherry Brown placing second as a washtub. Prettiest girl winners were Madison Munson, first; Kaley Hearburg, second; and Katie Shelmidine, third. In the Funniest/Cutest category, Tyler Ives placed first as a clown, Sophie Johndrow as an Indian maiden and Colin Burns as a skeleton. Ten gift certificates were donated by Ticonderoga Wal-Mart as prizes and the other winners received games. The Haunted Hall at the EMA is an annual event presented by the Ticonderoga Festival Guild. Special guest this year was Whiffenpoof the Wizard who performed magic for the audience. The guild brings performing arts to a summer concert series and presents several off-season programs as fund raisers.