At the very bottom tip of Illinois along the Ohio River and the border of Kentucky is a small town … Continue reading Daily Planet update: Metropolis is in Illinois!
The Woodstock Inn of Independence, MO has seen its share of local and national history. Built in the early 1800s, … Continue reading Spontaneous Stop; Boonsville, MO
This small town, a mere twenty minutes from Kansas City, has some noteworthy American history. Independence, MO was a major … Continue reading Independence, MO; where the Oregon Trail begins and the buck stops
The state slogan, The Good Life , is obviously taken seriously here. Johnny Carson, TV dinners and Kool-aid all hail … Continue reading Enjoying the Good Life in Lincoln, Nebraska
The Lakota, for centuries, have called this area of South Dakota “mako sica” which translates to ‘land bad’. There are … Continue reading Badlands; not so bad
The Black Hills of South Dakota take their name from the illusion of darkness and density that the Ponderosa Pines … Continue reading Four Presidents and a General enter the Black Hills…
Custer, South Dakota is between two incredible mountain memorial sculptures and next to a state park in the Black Hills. … Continue reading Custer and Crazy Horse