On May 22, Rep. Jeffrey Evangelos of Friendship hosted a delegation of Medomak Valley High School juniors on their visit to the State Capital in Augusta.

The students and staff members were also attending a college fair at the Augusta Civic Center. The high school juniors are in the process of planning their college education options.

On their visit to the State House, Rep. Evangelos conducted a tour with the students of the House and Senate Chambers. The group conducted a press conference with Evangelos in the House Chamber with Alexa Genthner of Waldoboro serving as honorary Speaker of the House.

The students and Evangelos discussed higher education options and the importance of furthering their education after high school. Evangelos gave a historical talk about the evolving growth of civil liberties in the nation. The staff and students also enjoyed a lunch in the State House Cafeteria.