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Kinkaid Lake

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Looking for something fun to do over the weekend? Why not take a trip over to Kinkaid Lake in Murphysboro, Illinois? There is a surprising array of things to do in the area!

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The Du Quoin State Fair is one of the biggest in Southern Illinois. This year keeps with tradition with rides, live music, and lots of fun.

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This weekend a unique, new event is coming to Jackson City Park in Jackson, Missouri. The…

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It’s August, back to school, the last of the summer heat, but now is also the time to…

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The Howard Aslinger Foundation helps individuals with disabilities further their…

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This weekend the Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo is galloping in for its 64th year. With…

573 Food Truck 2016

Why go out to a restaurant when a restaurant can come to you? Food trucks are becoming a…

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Fall is coming soon, that means pumpkins, leaves, and new sports leagues. Cape Girardeau…

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The world has become overrun with Pokémon, luckily there are plenty of trainers eager to…

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Semo Fair 2016

The Semo District Fair is coming to 2016 with ‘enough fun for the whole herd.’ One of the…

Jackson Homecomers 2015

This year the Jackson Homecomers event celebrates 108 years with carnival rides, live…

Ivas John and Marie Meunier, 2016

Local musicians Ivas John and Marie Meunier have returned to the U.S. after a tour of…

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It is so “in” to Thank a Military Service Person” for their service these days that it…

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'Exit Laughing' at the Summer Arts Festival

River City Players will put on a live performance of ‘Exit Laughing,’ a comedy by Paul…

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