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Third Cole County Courthouse a survivor

Published Sep. 25 2016

Just as the Missouri's Capitol is the third building of that name, the Cole County Courthouse is in its third...

'The essence of the Munichburg community'

Published Jul. 17 2016

Central in its place, both geographically and socially, the Farmers Home on Jefferson City's South Side is a city Landmark.

Wealth of history has passed the corner of Madison and East High

Published Jun. 19 2016

The fledgling Capital City's namesake was not completed before entrepreneurs were opening necessary services uptown.

Towles-Buckner House undergoes revival

Published Feb. 21 2016

A cozy, red brick Queen Anne-style home on Capitol Avenue in Jefferson City bears the names of its first owner...

Louis Ott House set stage for the lifestyle on prominent drive

Published Jan. 17 2016

A cornerstone of Jefferson City's eastside neighborhood, born of the streetcar and expanded Capitol grounds, the Louis Ott House at...

Making history brick by brick

Published Nov. 22 2015

Possibly the oldest brick home in Cole County, the Kelly-Bolton Home at 1916 Green Berry Road has ties to early...

Rieger House stands test of time

Published Sep. 20 2015

Once one of many, a German cottage at 801 Washington St. in Jefferson City was home to a clergyman's widow...

After 100-plus years of Masses, Immaculate Conception Church named a Landmark

Published Aug. 30 2015

Inside a small house at the corner of then-U.S. 50 and Clark Avenue in Jefferson City, a new Catholic parish...

Landmark store led neighborhood revival

Published Jul. 19 2015

Today, 308 W. Dunklin St., is more than a story above the main thoroughfare in Old Munichburg and houses Kas...

Historic family's name lives on

Published May. 17 2015

Neighbors of the Dix Apartments at 623 Capitol Ave. are the Walls at the Missouri State Penitentiary, the Col. Darwin...

JC Landmark was nation's oldest prison west of Mississippi River for 170 years

Published Apr. 19 2015

Once a destination for criminals to be punished or, in some cases, put to death, the old Missouri State Penitentiary...

High Street building traces history from taylor shop to travel agency

Published Feb. 22 2015

For nearly a century, 207 E. High St. was a staple of men's fine clothing in Jefferson City. The ownership...

Once a travelers' haven, Warwick Village has been revived

Published Jan. 18 2015

When the automobile was new, traveling opened up to a wider public. Roadside motels, fuel stations and restaurants cropped up...

Dallmeyer Home evolves since first house in 1869

Published Dec. 21 2014

The Burkheads operate their accounting business out of what was once the home of a distinguished Jefferson City business man...

Country Club's history on par with any retreat

Published Aug. 17 2014

With 95 organizers, the Jefferson City Country Club officially formed in September 1909 and Missouri Gov. Herbert Hadley was the...

Foursquare-style home named city Landmark

Published Jul. 27 2014

When Shae Marie Eickhoff walked into 1214 Elmerine St. 11 years ago for the first time, she knew she had...

Lohman Building has served as a cornerstone of Jefferson City since 1839

Published Jun. 15 2014

Steamboats were pulling in wherever looked good to them along the Missouri River's edge and Missouri legislators were sleeping in...

Landmark of Jefferson City news

Published May. 18 2014

The Jefferson City News Tribune represents more than the heritage of print news in the Capital City; it is the evolution of...

Shoe factory helped make JC top manufacturing city in state in 1909

Published Apr. 20 2014

The shoe industry was a big money maker in Jefferson City, especially during the era of prison labor. The International...

Former mercantile finds new life as restaurant

Published Mar. 30 2014

At the turn of the 20th century, Peter Kaullen was proud of opening his mercantile at 900 E. High St....

The wages of prison labor

Published Feb. 16 2014

Lester S. Parker was Missouri's first superintendent of prison-based industry. But he may better be remembered for his artistic works...

Railroad depot connected state, people

Published Jan. 19 2014

The opulence of the Missouri Pacific Railroad station greeted guests and newcomers to Jefferson City at the turn of the...

Historic Millbottom building withstands the test of time

Published Nov. 17 2013

Jefferson City's Millbottom was "one of the most interesting, multi-dimensional historical neighborhoods," said author and historian Gary Kremer.