AUGUSTA (June 8, 2013)—Marcine Webb, 86, and his wife Nita Lou, 81, of San Angelo have checked off the last item on their bucket list after fulfilling a lifelong dream to visit Maine to watch the state Legislature at work.
The Webbs were in Augusta last week to complete their quest to visit every state capitol and Maine's was the last.
When House Speaker Mark Eves announced the reason for their visit, the state representatives stood and cheered.
The trip for the couple was a 65th wedding anniversary present from their children.
They will celebrate the milestone in August.
They visited No. 49, Juneau, Alaska, five year ago, but then stopped traveling because of Marcine Webb's poor health.
He's been feeling better lately.
Nita Lou Webb says the people of Maine are "honest and caring."
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