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Riverside Student Appointed to Merchant Marines

Mar 16, 2018
Press Release

WASHINGTON—Rep. Doug Collins (R-Ga.) has delivered good news to another local student. Timothy Leurart of Ball Ground has been accepted to the United States Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, NY.

“Timothy Leurart is the first student from northeast Georgia to earn an appointment at the Merchant Marine Academy this year, and I look forward to watching him represent the strong character of our community as he serves our country,” said Collins.

Timothy is the son of Mr. Karl and Mrs. Amy Leurart and attends Riverside Military Academy. An academic achiever, he also speaks French and is part of Riverside’s varsity lacrosse team.