Phelps County

November 13, 1857

 Phelps County was formed on this date.


New & Renovated Memorials, Road Signs Across Missouri Honor Veterans

An inaugural Veterans Day ceremony will take place November 11 at Missouri’s National Veterans Memorial. The event off˜ers a way to remember those…


Kansas City Athletics New York Yankees 1966

November 8, 1954

The American League approved the transfer of Philadelphia’s Athletics to Kansas City. 


November 6, 1861

U.S. Grant sailed 3000 troops down the Mississippi to defeat confederate forces at the Battle of Belmont, Missouri.


Read Up on 21 Independent Bookstores Across the State

An independently owned bookstore is like a friend: it has its own personality that makes you love to spend time there. Despite the draw of web-based…


Small Towns Roll Out the Orange Carpet For Deer Hunters

For most of the year, life in small-town rural Missouri moves at a quiet pace, but come November these peaceful hamlets transform into prime…


6 Stellar Restaurants Columbians Know

Columbians know where to go for great food for special occasions, but there’s no need to wait! Any day is worth celebrating when you dine at one of…


Five Generations of Cattle Farming With Caleb and Luella Gregory

Farm life has always been the way of life for fifth-generation farmers Caleb and Luella Gregory. Emmett, their 19-month-old son now marks the sixth…


Wake Up and Smell the Coffee Revival

Missourians love their coff ee now as much as they did hundreds of years ago when the French first brought coff ee to the shores of the Mississippi…