10 Quirky Facts About Missouri That Sound Made Up, But Are 100% Accurate
By Beth Price-Williams|Published February 16, 2023
A professional writer for more than two decades, Beth has lived in nearly a dozen states – from Missouri and Virginia to Connecticut and Vermont – and Toronto, Canada. In addition to traveling extensively in the U.S. and the U.K., she has a BA in Journalism from Point Park University (PA), a MA in Holocaust & Genocide Studies from Stockton University (NJ), and a Master of Professional Writing from Chatham University (PA). A writer and editor for Only In Your State since 2016, Beth grew up in and currently lives outside of Pittsburgh and when she’s not writing or hanging out with her bunnies, budgies, and chinchilla, she and her daughter are out chasing waterfalls.
Living in Missouri certainly is never dull. No matter how long we’ve lived here, we usually uncover hidden gems and discover things about Missouri that we simply never knew. How many of these facts about Missouri, for example, did you already know? They may be a bit quirky, but they’re 100 percent true.