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Missouri is a great place to call home. A Midwestern U. S. state with a highly diverse geography, it is known as the “Show Me State.” Missouri lies at the intersection of the three greatest rivers of North America. With the junction of the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers near St. Louis, and the intersection of the Ohio River with the Mississippi north of the Bootheel, the northern part of the state lies in dissected till plains and the southern portion lies in the Ozark Mountains. Missouri experiences a humid continental climate with cold snowy winters and hot, humid, and wet summers, with a touch of humid subtropical climate in the south.
The cities and destinations in Missouri never disappoint. In St. Louis, the state capital, the Gateway Arch marks downtown, a historic center that includes the Federal courthouse where the Dred Scott case was first argued.
Branson, named after Ruben Branson, postmaster and operator of a general store in the area in the 1880’s, is a major tourist attraction in the Ozarks of southwestern Missouri. The community draws visitors from all over the country with its collection of entertainment theaters along 76 Country Boulevard, including Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede. Other local attractions include restaurants, wax museums, ziplines, wineries, mini golf, and horseback rides.
In Stanton, you will find the Meramec Caverns, which were formed from the erosion of large limestone deposits over millions of years. According to local legend, the infamous outlaw Jesse James and his brother and partner in crime Frank used the caves as a hideout in the 1870s. A room within the cavern was used for Hollywood productions, most notably The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Lassie.
Missouri has plenty to offer it residents. Bordered by a total of eight states, the highest amount to touch any of the U. S. states, it is the starting points for the Pony Express, Santa Fe Trail, and Oregon Trail were all located in Missouri. Missouri is the only state in the Union to have two Federal Reserve Banks: one in Kansas City and one in St. Louis. Missouri has the lowest state excise tax on cigarettes in the U. S., and no statewide smoking ban ever has been seriously entertained before the Missouri General Assembly. Notable people from Missouri include John Goodman, folk hero Casey Jones, Maya Angelou, and Dick Van Dyke. Call Allied today and you can be home in Missouri in no time.