The Carl Junction Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to share the news that Carl Junction has been selected as one of Missouri Humanities’ Top 5 Small Town Showcase Featured Five for 2023. Along with the Missouri towns of Seymour, St. James, Doniphan, and Norborne, Carl Junction will be highlighted.
Each nominee garnered a total of over 45,000 votes.
Missouri Humanities is committed to building communities and enhancing lives through connections.
Missourians with the individuals, locations, and concepts that form our culture. Program called Small Town Showcase
gives a forum to communicate with and highlight smaller/rural areas, as well as
to promote to a bigger audience and communicate their story.
Missouri Humanities and Carl Junction will collaborate on the following projects:
* A three to five-minute video about the community, shot on site.
* An hour-long podcast, roundtable style.
* A feature in their bi-annual publication, MoHumanities.
* A highlight reel, featuring all five communities, shown at their annual gala
The CJACC’s executive director, Cavanaugh Studyvin, thanks everyone who voted for Carl Junction over the past month to make this dream a reality. We feel privileged to be included with the other Top 5 small town winners from Missouri. 43 incredible villages were nominated, but only
Being included on that list was a fantastic achievement. We are eager to demonstrate to everyone how unique Carl Junction really is.