Tag Archives: Missouri

The Easter 1913 Tornadoes

Now that spring has arrived, so has peak tornado and flash flood season.  I have a love-hate relationship with cumulonimbus clouds. I love the dramatic lightning displays and majesty of the huge storm systems. I hate the hail, tornadoes, and … Continue reading

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The 1st U.S. Female Governor

I’m happy that the story about the very first female state governor in the U.S. takes place here in the Great Plains.  Nellie Tayloe Ross was born Nellie Tayloe Wynns at St. Joseph, Missouri, on November 29, 1876. Nellie Tayloe … Continue reading

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