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From Cape Girardeau to St. Joseph, here's what's going on in communities across the state to mark The Great American Eclipse on August 21. more

Jun 8, 2017 1:49 PM Life

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Colonel George Morgan and seventy colonists established the city of New Madrid on this date. more

Feb 14, 2017 1:47 PM Missouri History

The town of Fenton was incorporated on this date. Its petition for incorporation claimed, "35 legal voters, 40 to 50 women, and about 90 children, with fair prospects for an increase in the latter." more

Dec 28, 2016 12:41 PM Missouri History

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Jerry Benner

In Missouri, county courthouses are still popular gathering places and sources of local pride for county citizens. Here are ten favorites from around the state. more

Oct 13, 2016 2:08 PM Travel

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Notley Hawkins

Faith, floods, and chili flow through the town of Lupus. more

Sep 27, 2016 10:00 PM

Explore ten tiny towns of less than a thousand that are among the state's most beautiful. more

Apr 26, 2016 4:51 PM Travel

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