On May 9th, 1992 at 5:18am an explosion from the local coal mine in Plymouth, Nova Scotia shook the nearby houses and the community to it’s core. When the dust settled, 26 miners lost their lives; an act of God? Or the inevitable conclusion to a larger story of power and greed at the expense of the people.
Recently caught Lois Riess has some startling similarities to Nannie Doss. Lois Riess is currently being held in Lee County jail awaiting her verdict. While Nannie "Giggling Granny" Doss has not smiled since 1965.