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Jim Warfield
06-15-2010, 08:26 AM
Ohio-Yahoo news story this AM.
A 60 ft. high Fiberglass and Foam statue with a steel framework inside, was struck by lightning and it burned, setting the top half down on the ground, it also started a building next to it onfire, that building was saved by the fire dept.

Badger
06-15-2010, 11:22 AM
The MHC pre-show bus tour drove past it 2 years ago. It was an impressive sight no matter what your opinions of it are/were...

freak 'n' stein
06-15-2010, 11:54 AM
I saw this article this morning too! haha, it DOES look rather impressive...even more-so the price tag...$250,000 to finance? YIKES!!

Jim Warfield
06-15-2010, 12:14 PM
Because of the materials it was made of, sort of similair to alot of haunt constructs, I thought?
I build using steel and concrete, a little Bondo once upon a time.

BruiseMuse
06-15-2010, 04:13 PM
I've seen that statue many times over the years (my college wasn't terribly far from it) and most locals were not a fan of "touchdown buttery Jesus."

supermatic
06-15-2010, 09:50 PM
Old pic, this might belong in the billboard post.
Local news says $750K+ to rebuild. They're gonna make it bigger.

Our billboards are only about a mile from here.

http://www.hauntworld.com/haunted_house_forums/picture.php?albumid=53&pictureid=681

piercemanor
06-15-2010, 09:54 PM
As soon as I read this post, the news came on and since there is nothing that ever goes on where I live, it was the "top story" LOL But that would be the perfect for a billboard advertising for either a haunt or an "Adult" Store! LMAO