On October 1, 1890, Congress created the Yosemite National Park in California. President Harrison signed it into law.
Fall just arrived a couple of weeks ago; with that comes festivals. Couch and Thayer are having fall festivals October 2 and 9 respectively.
The Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is hosting a photo contest. This is open for amateur photographers of any age.
The Walnut Festival Run is coming up on Friday, October 1, 2021, starting at 5:30 pm at the Alton High School. If you register early, you get a t-shirt!
The Missouri Department of Conservation Twin Pines Conservation Education Center (MDC) (CEC) is hosting a family fish day.
Missouri is now 200 years old. Alton, Thomasville, and Thayer, Missouri, held ice cream socials.
Thomasville, Missouri, had an ice cream social in honor of Missouri’s Bicentennial. The event brought many from around the area to join in the celebration.
Zaila Avant-garde, 14, is a homeschooler from outside New Orleans, LA. After competing for only two years, Zaila has won the Scripps National Spelling Bee.
Alton, Mo. held their 4th of July festivities on July 3, 2021, at Piney Creek Park. They had food vendors, bouncy houses, water slides, and the fireworks.
With that cities and communities around the state are hosting fun and family friendly events, specific to that town or area.
The 4th of July is coming up and everyone is looking forward to the festivities. Here are the plans for July 4th at Thayer, Thomasville, and Caulfield, Mo.
Everyone loves the fireworks and festivities every year for the 4th of July. Alton, Mo’s., fireworks are planned for July 3, 2021.