Graves Talent Co. students, from left, Micaela Weaver, Laina Griffith and Mikayla Schad perform during Waltz of the Flowers from Act I of "The Nutcracker Suite" on Dec. 5 at the Tonganoxie Performing Arts Center.
“As an adult my favorite vacation would have to be the Rockies. Colorado has always had a close place in my heart. But as a child I always went to the northern states and I’d have to say that they had the best family oriented activities, such as the Great Lakes and many a fun time on the Mississippi. If it involved water, we were there.”