IN THE SERVICE
Cabot Bisbee, who graduated recently from United High School and had the honor of serving as salutatorian for the class of 2013, has accepted an appointment to the United States Naval Academy.
He began his studies there on June 27 and will be studying naval architecture and ocean engineering.
Bisbee had a 4.0 grade-point average at United and participated in many extracurricular activities including track and field, cross country, Tri-M Music Honor Society, Robotics Club, National Honor Society and the Jazz Band.
His parents are Kenneth and Catherine Bisbee, of Penn Run.
Marine Corps 2nd Lt. Michael R. Rattan, son of Arlene I. Rattan, of Monroeville, and Gurmal Rattan, of Indiana, recently graduated from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md., and was commissioned to his current rank.
Rattan is a 2009 graduate of Gateway Senior High School of Monroeville.
Navy Seaman Apprentice Logan D. Patterson, a 2010 graduate of Penns Manor Area High School, Clymer, was recently promoted to his current rank upon graduation from recruit training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
Navy Seaman Dillen M. Statler, a 2011 graduate of Elderton High School, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.