The Abandoned Mississippi Resort That’s Been Slowly Deteriorating Since The 1960s
Over the decades, many places have come and gone in the Magnolia State – and Stafford Springs is one of those places. At one time it was a popular spa resort that attracted people from near and far. Eventually, it closed down and went on to serve as a motor lodge and dude ranch. Today, it sits abandoned, withering away. Take a look:
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Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
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