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There are several independent pharmacies and other shops with old-timey soda fountains in the region:
205 Main St., Springfield
Opened in 1977 in a former bank. Owner Keith Hentzen added an old-fashioned soda fountain decorated with antiques.
Old Time Soda Fountain
100 N. Central Ave., Allerton, Iowa
Run by a nonprofit organization that was founded to save this community landmark, which was established in the late 1800s. The group has been remodeling the shop over the past several years.
Reiney's Soda Fountain
1301 Broadway, Denison, Iowa
Originally known as Reiney's Candy Kitchen and Soda Fountain. It shares space with the Donna Reed Foundation's headquarters.
1105 Main St., Hamburg, Iowa
A pharmacy with six locations in Iowa, Nebraska and Missouri. Its soda fountain also sells sandwiches.
612 W. Sheridan Ave., Shenandoah, Iowa
Established in 1888 and still operates as a pharmacy and soda fountain.
Hy-Vee/McMahon Drug Store
625 Davis Ave., Corning, Iowa
The old-fashioned soda fountain serves ice cream and drinks and was maintained by Hy-Vee when it bought the store in 2011. The pharmacy opened in 1965 and moved to its current location in 1995.
River House Soda Fountain & Cafe
402 Main St., Plattsmouth, Neb.
The owners bought the soda fountain on eBay.
Ramsey Family Fountain
155 S. Third St., Tecumseh, Neb.
The fountain and cafe was established in 2009 and features hundreds of framed photos of local servicemen and women.