Ben Hillyer / The Natchez Democrat — The Krewe of Vidal was busy preparing for today’s Marid Gras parade friday afternoon. Krewe of Vidal founder Cassandra Lynch and Audrey Bowman spread out purple, green and gold tinsel garlands to decorate the float.

Photo feature: Ready to roll

Published 12:02am Saturday, January 19, 2013


Ben Hillyer / The Natchez Democrat — Lynch staples up board to the trailer as Forrest Williams guides. The parade, which will roll down Carter Street, begins at 2 p.m.