Cicada climbs Civil War memorial

May 24, 2011 | 5:40 p.m. CDT
A cicada climbs the side of the Civil War honor roll memorial in front of the the Boone County Courthouse on Tuesday. Cicadas have emerged in Columbia to reproduce and finish their 13-year life span.

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