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Ripley County Courthouse 2009, the tower was modified just above the arched window as a result of the tornado on Easter Sunday in 1929, take a close look and you can see the water damage that has deteriorated the tower area over the years.
When you know better you do better. This is the attic on above the courtrooms and offices on the second third floor. In the 1970's when the mechanical systems were updated, ceilings were lowered to "save energy" and these wonderful arched transoms fell victim to modernization. Such a shame that no one can enjoy these windows from the inside with out a ladder.
Pythian Castle is a great place for those seeking haunted attractions in Springfield, Missouri!(I have been here tons of time it was a big inspiration for me to keep loving the paranormal! I really recommend tours or over night investigations! AMAZING history/hauntings!
Zambezi Zinger at Worlds of Fun in Kansas City, MO. I remember my dad forcing me to ride this with him. I cried the entire way thru the line. After one ride I was hooked on roller coasters....I loved it!!
the hill: to many st. louisans, "the hill" is an italian neighborhood known for its nationally acclaimed restaurants, specialty groceries and bakeries, tiny "shotgun" houses and fire hydrants proudly painted green, white and red, the colors of the Italian flag. yet this image just touches the surface, for this 50 square block area in south st. louis is not merely one of the city's few ethnic neighborhoods, but among its most stable, tightly woven communities. from: zias.com #thehill #stlouis…