This Erie Mississippi Legend Is Sure To Send Chills Down Your Spine
Countless small towns across the country have some sort of local legend associated with them…and Mississippi is no exception. From tales of haunted sites to mysterious creatures, the Magnolia State has its fair share of lore. One of the most intriguing tales comes from the small town of Kosciusko and has to do with a heartbroken husband, a cemetery, and a statue that, at times, seems to come to life.
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Learn more about this eerie legend in the video below.
Though the statue and cemetery can be visited anytime, consider visiting on October 28th for the “The Old City Cemetery Tour 2017.” Costumed guides will share information on the people buried in the historic cemetery, including Laura Kelly. The tour kicks off at 5:30 pm and is $5 for adults and $3 for children and students. For more information, click here.
Did you know about this Mississippi legend? Ever visited the statue for yourself? Tell us in the comments section.
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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