Senator Jerry Moran is now accepting applications to a United State Service Academy. He’ll appoint Kansans to the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, NY; the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD; the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, CO; and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, NY. All application material is due by Oct. 1st. After the applications have been reviewed, applicants will be notified of interviews with Senator Moran’s Service Academy Selection Board, to be held Saturday, November 17th at the Eisenhower Presidential Library in Abilene. To download an application, visit Moran’s website, moran.senate.gov or contact Lisa Dethloff at 913-393-0711.
About Kevin Rippe
Kevin Rippe was born in Marysville and moved to Smith Center at the age of 1, then graduated from Smith Center High School in 1995. He graduated from Cloud County Community College in 1997, and joined the staff of KKAN/KQMA radio in Phillipsburg a year later. Since June of 2011 Kevin has been with us here at Your Country KNDY. You can hear Kevin on daily news reports, as well as calling area high school football and basketball. Kevin lives in Marysville with his wife Melissa, and 4 children Brennen, Jacob, Bailee, and Joshua.