Senator Collins Visits Old Town Middle School Students 

Senator Susan Collins visited some young Mainers Thursday afternoon.The students at Leonard Middle School in Old Town greeted her with a standing ovation.Collins gave them a glimpse into her daily routine and shared stories from her life.She also left them with some words of achieving dreams through determination and education.”I think it was a very inspirational thing, knowing that she came from Caribou, and knowing that we just talked to someone who met the President,” said Jordan Merchant, the LMS student class president.”I hope to inspire these students to know that no matter where they come from in Maine, that can achieve whatever they want to, as long as they work hard and believe in themselves and don’t give up,” said Senator Susan Collins.Senator Collins also fielded questions from students.