Over hill, over dale… Under cliff?

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Looking for a unique place to eat near Joplin, Mo?  How about the Undercliff Bar and Grill? At the joining of two country roads lies a bridge that marks a ford.  When the land was owned by James William “Bill” Tipton in the mid-1800s, it was the only area between the …

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Playing in the past

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What’s the story? Well, back in September of 1971, a collection of people got together and created (as Carr Hagermann, the Ratcatcher, puts it) a “hippie in burlap festival.”  Back then, it was titled “A Celebration of Nature, Art, and Life!”  Over 25,000 people attended on that opening weekend of …

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