Some citizens in Pueblo are upset about what they call the deterioration of Roselawn cemetery. First there were gophers. "The just leave a path of destruction," said Lucille Corsentino, with Concerned Citizens for Roselawn Cemetery. In some spots the pesky rodents have left mounds of dirt between headstones and the... more »
This is the worst section of Roselawn cemetery in Pueblo. Overgrown weeds cover headstones.
A citizen group is trying to get the cemetery to improve the landscape, which they claim has been destroyed by gophers and a lack of maintenance. more »
For more than a century, thousands of people have been buried at Roselawn Cemetery in Pueblo, but a group of citizens says the tranquil cemetery is rapidly deteriorating."It's just very disheartening and very sad," said Lucille Corsentino. "We realize and understand its due to gopher infestation, but it's also complicated... more »
A video shot at Evergreen Cemetery in Colorado Springs will be featured on the Biography Channel's "My Ghost Story" on Saturday night at 8 p.m.
The video appears to show a door opening and closing by itself. The door leads to a crypt inside a chapel.
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Police have charged a neighbor with digging up the body of an elderly woman's twin sister after police discovered two bodies in the woman's rural Pennsylvania home last month.
Court records show that 62-year-old James Flanagan was charged Wednesday with abuse of a corpse, a misdemeanor, and issued a... more »
The US Air Force Academy held a Memorial Day Commemoration Ceremony Thursday morning at the Academy Cemetery.
The ceremony honored all vets who have served in America's armed forces honorably, especially those interred in the cemetery.
A wreath was laid, an honor guard fired a 21 gun salute... more »
The two City-operated cemeteries, Evergreen and Fairview, will do an annual clean-up from March 1 to March 15. People are now encouraged to remove any items from gravesites and headstones they wish to save. Christmas wreaths, for example, will be removed and thrown away, as well as tarnished or damaged... more »
Grave robbers have desecrated a small cemetery in Missouri's Polk County.
They disturbed five graves, a crime that took a lot of work but had little payoff.
"I seen all the dirt here and I didn't know what was going on," said Jim Woodmansee.
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