March 3, 1794

Today's date is the birthday of John Hardeman Walker who got the Bootheel added to Missouri.


Tour Hermann, the Ozarks, and Southeast Missouri With Us

Traveling from the highest elevations of the Missouri Ozarks down the fertile Mississippi River Delta Region and everywhere in-between, see the sites like no one has been able to show off before.


Bootheel Confidential: A Guide to Missouri’s Southland

The Bootheel is influenced more by Memphis than by St. Louis, and the area definitely is a member in good standing of the Old South. Stuck like a hatchet in the forehead of Arkansas, the Bootheel and its people, for the most part, feel alienated from the rest of Missouri.