Students at Girard Middle School receive a special visit from Alabama House District 85 Representative, Dexter Grimsley.
Grimsley spoke to about his career and overcoming setbacks.
He says success can be easily attained when you put dedication into whatever you do.
"They understand that life is pretty much simple, you must find purpose and make a plan and go at it with passion,” said Grimsley.
Grimsley said the kids were attentive, and he encourages other community leaders to help inspire children.