Hometown Heritage

Readers Share stories of what makes their hometowns special.

Shrine of St. Patrick
Town of St. Patrick, Missouri, is Proud of its Irish Heritage: Fashioned after St. Patrick’s Memorial Church of Four Masters in Donegal, Ireland, the Shrine of St. Patrick in St. Patrick, Missouri, has a rose window, a round tower, marble from Italy and Spain, and 37 stained glass windows made in Ireland.
Postcard photo by Daryl Buechting