BLUE HILL — Two junior boys and two junior girls at George Stevens Academy were nominated by faculty there for Maine American Legion Dirigo Girls State and Boys State this summer.
Alice Bowden of Sedgwick and Lucy Morison of Hancock will attend the Girls State exercise in state government at Husson University in Bangor June 16-21.
Alex Tully of Surry and Joe Ciampa of Brooksville will attend Boys State at Thomas College in Waterville June 16-20.
The state programs are run by the Maine American Legion and American Legion Auxiliary. The GSA students are sponsored by The American Legion Duffy-Wescott Post 85 in Blue Hill.
Girls State and Boys State delegates engage in simulated campaigns for elected office, then learn how our local, county, and state governments function through role play.