Kansas has more than 6,000 dead towns. Here are a few of them I traveled to as a Hutchinson News journalist.
Thursday, October 14, 2010
Calista is a ghost town in Kingman County. A green highway sign marks the incorporated town where three or four homes still stand, as well as an old blacksmith shop. A depilated sign points to the spot where the old wooden elevator stood until last year – the local coop finally tearing it down after officials built a new, concrete silos six miles away.