Congressman Denham Announces Reception to Honor 2013 U.S. Service Academy Appointees

(Modesto, CA) – U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today announced he will hold a reception for U.S. Service Academy appointees from California’s 10th Congressional District on April 30, 2013 in Salida.  The reception will honor the 2013 Service Academy appointees who have been selected to attend one of the armed service academies, which include U.S. Air Force Academy, U.S. Military Academy at West Point, and U.S. Naval Academy.

“These young students represent our state’s best, and I’m proud to nominate them to our nation’s military academies,” Rep. Denham stated. “It’s truly inspiring that so many young and talented Californians desire to serve our nation by joining the armed forces.  This dedicated group will surely lead our country to a brighter future, and I’m delighted we will have the opportunity to come together to celebrate their accomplishments.”

Rep. Denham will also recognize retiring Service Academy Board Members Capt. Rod Stubblefield, Cmd. David Linn, Lt. Col. Bob Small for their years of help with the academy nomination process.

All appointed students and their families are invited to attend.  Additional details are provided below.


WHO:               U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock)

WHAT:              U.S. Service Academy Reception to honor military academy appointees, and retired board members.

WHERE:           Salida Library, Community Room, 4835 Sisk Rd., Salida, CA 95368

WHEN:             5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, April 30, 2013