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Memorial Day with Missouri Wines

Memorial Day is meant to be a day of remembrance and appreciation. Friends and family gather together on this long weekend to celebrate our freedom and say thank you to those who’ve made it possible for us to do so. Let’s raise a glass! This fun weekend also signifies the unofficial start of summer. Here are some suggestions for making your …

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On Memorial Day, Missouri Remembers

Before Memorial Day was the “official start of summer” … before Memorial Day was a three-day weekend … even before Memorial Day was a federal holiday … Memorial Day was a time of honor, reflection and respect:  a day dedicated to remembering the men and women who died while serving in our armed forces. And it should be, still and …

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A Missouri Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start of summer and there’s plenty to see and do in the Show-Me State. In Cape Girardeau, a ceremony fitting of the Memorial Day observance takes place Friday-Sunday at Fort D Historic Site, when local re-enactors offer a living history encampment. During the weekend, the re-enactors pay tribute to America’s fallen soldiers with rifle …

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