Roadside Attractions

June 11, 2018

Written by Jomel Nichols


DEFINITION: Characterized by peculiar or unexpected traits.

Where can you find a time capsule, memorial and tombstone for a famous bull, the corpse basket that carried Jesse James (as well as the bullet hole that landed him there) and a museum dedicated to psychiatric treatments over the years? Right in St. Joseph, Mo. Show your #uncommoncharacter by getting off the beaten path and taking in some unique roadside attractions like the Pony Express statue and museum. There’s even a giant ice cream cone … For a full list of roadside attractions in St. Joseph, check out www.roadsideamerica.com or download the app.


Working together towards shared goals.


Unswerving loyalty.


Something innovative, pioneering or that has never been done before.


Shows kindness and is generous in providing aid to others.


Filled with or characterized by a lively energy and excitement.