Tom Sawyers and Becky Thatchers for the 2017-2018 year visited with State Rep. Lindell Shumake (R-Hannibal) recently at the state capitol building in Jefferson City. The group of five boys and five girls met Shumake on the side gallery and were introduced on the floor of the House. “It’s always an exciting time for the kids and the members,” Shumake said.