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January 28, 2015 4:45 pm
Area students are celebrating Kansas statehood in Salina all this week. Hundreds of grade school children have been participating in special activities at the Smoky Hill Museum. The children have been learning what life was like for pioneers back in 1861, when Kansas became the 34th state. Activities include shelling corn, churning butter, packing a covered ...


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