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Photo feature: Let the good times roll

Destinee Smith throws out beads from the Krewe of Natchez Indians float during their Mardi Gras parade Friday. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)

Destinee Smith throws out beads from the Krewe of Natchez Indians float during their Mardi Gras parade Friday. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)

 

At top left, from left, Lailah Bowman, 3, Kennedy Harris, 5, and Jakyron Johnson, 4, throw beads and candy as Lailah sits on her mother Felicia’s lap from the Miss-Lou Prancing Misses car during the parade Friday. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)

At top left, from left, Lailah Bowman, 3, Kennedy Harris, 5, and Jakyron Johnson, 4, throw beads and candy as Lailah sits on her mother Felicia’s lap from the Miss-Lou Prancing Misses car during the parade Friday. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)

From left, Cambria Chatman, Brilexus Green and Destinee Smith dance to music on the Krewe of Natchez Indians float before the parade. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)

From left, Cambria Chatman, Brilexus Green and Destinee Smith dance to music on the Krewe of Natchez Indians float before the parade. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)

Dean Hunstock, 11, yells for beads during the parade. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)

Dean Hunstock, 11, yells for beads during the parade. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)