Cooper County man plans to restore farm house

October 31, 2012 | 8:42 p.m. CDT
Roger Pilkenton drives his truck past an abandoned farm house adjacent to his own property at the intersection of Missouri 87 and Schoenthal Road in Cooper County. Pilkenton is restoring a roughly 100-year-old farm house on his own property, which he recently purchased. He plans on retiring to the farm with his wife, Mary.

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