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Christ of Ozarks dark after 45 years

Posted: December 10, 2012 at 4:08 a.m.

Rain clouds roll past the Christ of the Ozarks statue in this ÿ le photo from Dec. 23, 2009, at the Great Passion Play grounds in Eureka Springs.

Rain clouds roll past the Christ of the Ozarks statue in this ÿ le photo from Dec. 23, 2009, at the Great Passion Play grounds in Eureka Springs.

For the first time since 1967, the floodlights that illuminated a seven-story statue of Jesus have been turned off.

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Arkansas, Pages 9 on 12/10/2012

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