LAMAR CO., TX-- A North Lamar High School student has returned after spending a week in our nation's capitol.
Daniel Gibbons,17, of Powderly was one of 98 selected to participate in the American Legion Boys Nation Political Education Program in Washington D.C.
While there, Gibbons visited the offices of the two U.S Senators from Texas and met President Obama.
The participants also visited significant D.C area landmarks and war memorials.
After graduating next year, Gibbons hopes to attend West Point then pursue a career as a U.S Army Officer.