Stand-in statue installed until stolen Sister of Liberty can be replaced

Friday, September 28, 2012
(Photo by Sarah Reed/Democrat-News)

A Statue of Liberty constructed by Chuck Henning, who creates yard and garden art, is a temporary sight at the entrance to Indian Foothills Park. According to park Director Jeff Stubblefield, the likeness is on loan until the Sister of Liberty statue recently stolen is replaced.

A National Society Daughters of the American Revolution bench dedication ceremony is scheduled at the site on Monday, Oct. 1.

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  • I wonder if they will secure the next one??????????

    -- Posted by KW on Fri, Sep 28, 2012, at 8:01 PM
  • I remembered hearing we were getting a new Statue of Liberty, and when I saw this the other day, nothing makes me happier to know its just a temporary solution. Also, is there any hope of the old Statue returning? Do police have leads or anything? Have a nice day!!!!!!!!!!

    -- Posted by Tank on Sat, Sep 29, 2012, at 11:22 AM
    Response by Eric Crump/Editor:
    I have not talked to the police recently about the stolen statue, but Park Director Jeff Stubblefield recently said there has been nothing new in the search for the statue.
  • Such a shame. Excited for new one!

    -- Posted by Tank on Sun, Sep 30, 2012, at 1:01 AM
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