More Than Two Blocks of Murals

Michelangelo had a very large canvass when he began work on the Sistine chapel.  Make a trip to this river town and you’ll find a man who had two and a half blocks of canvass to fill…

Where Civil War Engineers Ran Out of Names

Civil War engineers were simply running out of names…but that doesn’t mean the forts here were not important.  It’s a place where the Union troops simply named their forts for the letters of the alphabet…

Cape Girardeau: Discovery Playhouse

We’ve all been to museums, but have you ever been to one were you needed to put on a boot and raincoat?  It?s  a unique museum that is teaching us a lot about how we like to learn…..

Cape Girardeau: Riverfront Murals

Michelangelo had a very large canvass when he began work on the Sistine chapel.  Make a trip to this river town and you’ll find a man who had two and a half blocks of canvass to fill, and his results are also very impressive……

Cape Girardeau: Lazy L Safari Park

When you pull in the drive at the Lance farm, you might expect to see cattle or horses.  But a closer look reveals a variety like that about Noah’s Ark.  It’s a new business that allows visitors to see, touch and feed exotic animals…..

Cape Girardeau: Civil War History

Civil War engineers were simply running out of names, but that doesn’t mean the forts here were not important.  It’s a place where the Union troops simply named their forts for the letters of the alphabet…..

Cape Girardeau: Bollinger Mill

All this week, we’ll be in Cape Girardeau, Missouri–the place where the river turns a thousand tales.  We begin with one of the most photographed sites in all of Missouri…..