Samantha Smith, the Maine schoolgirl, met with Valentina Tereshkova, on Monday July 18, 1983 in Moscow, the first woman to fly in space 20 years age. Soviet leader Yuri Andropov invited Samantha to the Soviet Union.(AP Photo)

Augusta and Waterville news

Get news and events from your towns in your inbox every Friday.


  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.