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The youngest was only 12 years old. “We are working hard to find ways to supplement our income to continue the upkeep of the cemetery,” Rushing said. What: The Turning Angel at Natchez City Cemetery. “It’s just heartbreaking to know that this was a senseless act of someone being reckless that lead to the damage of this monument that so many people care so much about,” said NPD Chief Walter Armstrong. The Natchez City Cemetery has established a fund for donations to the repair and restoration of the Turning Angel statue. The Turning Angel statue that was found Tuesday afternoon lying on the ground next to its pedestal. If you are interested in donating, you can make donations out to the following address.
A piece of local history tells that on March 14 1908 a gas explosion in the basement of the Natchez Drug Company killed numerous people including five young female employees that were working at the time.
“Any money that comes in for the Turing Angel will be greatly appreciated.”. | Add your comment, Regardless of the outcome of Tuesday’s elections, the results are bound to disappoint a large portion of the nation’s electorate. Police arrested 20-year-old Austin Petty of Crosby Thursday and charged him with felony malicious mischief. The statue is a landmark of Natchez and has been in its spot in the Natchez City Cemetery since it was placed there by the owner of the Natchez Drug Company to commemorate the lives of five girls who died in the building when it exploded in 1908. One of the angel’s wings was broken and cemetery workers were not sure how the statue was removed from its pedestal. | Add your comment, Published 11:02 am Wednesday, June 24, 2020. I can’t think of any good reason why someone would damage a grave site.”. It sounds a bit unusual to consider a cemetery a major must-see, but once you glimpse the beauty of the Natchez City Cemetery and to know the history of some of the characters buried there, it is easy understand why. The turning effect, combined with the tragic story of the angel’s dedication, make this site loom large in Natchez. The Turning Angel statue is located in the Natchez City Cemetery, near the front left entrance. Connect with friends faster than ever with the new Facebook app. According to NPD, Petty along with others drove into Natchez from out of town on Tuesday. This effect is said to be most noticeable at night, when the cars’ headlights shine on the statue around the bend of the road. | Add your comment. Strange object found in Arkansas field causes speculation, Trick-or-What? The monument commemorates five girls who were killed in a building explosion in 1908.
Self-guided tour CD at the cemetery’s main office or at the Natchez Visitor Reception Center. “I’m not saying this isn’t mischievous.”. "This is an isolated incident of a young man exhibiting poor judgement that will cost him for years to come.". “Hopefully someone can be shamed into admitting that they did something that was pretty bad.”, NATCHEZ — Dinner and a movie in the age of COVID-19 will look like something out of the 1950s when... read more, Adams County election workers still processing affidavit ballots Thursday, Mississippi reports 1,612 new COVID-19 cases Thursday, Mississippi’s new magnolia flag starting to fly after vote, Adams County election workers still counting absentee, affidavit ballots Wednesday afternoon, Natchez Open Golf Championship is this weekend at Duncan Park Golf Course, Cathedral’s winning season ends with COVID-19 forfeit, Mississippi’s Thomas airlifted to hospital after injury, Prep football round up: WCCA goes unbeaten, With election behind us, it is time to unite, Thanks for K-9 donations; now on to next phase, Time to redouble our efforts to fight COVID-19, Faith and GriefShare will get you through, STYLE: Vidalia residents decorate yard for Halloween, Deep Down: Bestselling author focuses on eccentricities of Natchez, its struggles with past, Happy 50th anniversary to Ann and Randy Tillman, New food service venture takes off for Natchez cooks, Parking lot to be turned into drive-in movie theater for downtown Natchez fun, Worley, former Dunleith owner, gets 144 months in federal prison, Natchez Chevy, Nissan dealerships get new owner, Natchez residents turn out to hear announcement of new business coming to downtown, Loss Prevention Services moving to Natchez, creating 200 jobs, Mississippi approves flag with magnolia, ‘In God We Trust’, Biden, Trump locked in tight races in battleground states Tuesday night, All four Mississippi U.S. House members will keep seats, Republican US Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith wins in Mississippi, Adams County voters favor Benford over Guest, Adams County voters favor Espy over Hyde-Smith, Majority of Adams County voters choose Biden Harris over Trump, Adams County voters vote in favor of ‘In God We Trust’ state flag, Adams County voters overwhelming approve medical marijuana, Trump again wins Mississippi, with its 6 electoral votes, 2020 Live Election Results: More than 1,500 absentee ballots left to be counted, Mississippi Secretary of State’s office fielding voter questions on Election Day, Large turnout in Adams County for Tuesday’s election with a few glitches, Natchez-Adams School District faring well during COVID, Bodies thought to be that of husband, wife, found burned inside an 18-wheeler in Church Hill community, The Dart: Helping others is reason for being, © 2020, Mississippi's Best Community Newspaper.
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