Route 66 News

“Man of Steel” can be found in Carterville

With the blockbuster Superman film “Man of Steel” opening this weekend, KOAM-TV took a closer look at the Supertam on 66 ice cream shop and museum on Route 66 in Carterville, Mo., that pays tribute to the comic-book character.

If the video isn’t properly embedding, just click on the link below.


Here’s another video, from about a year ago:

Owner Larry Tamminen is quite an enthusiast, and is an asset for his little town:

“People right now are finding out, I’m talking about Joplin, Carthage, Webb City, that Route 66 is a place of destination for people, and it wasn’t in the early 50’s,” said Tamminen.


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