Senator Joe Manchin

September 14, 2022: Today, two high schools in Mercer County participated in a Zoom call with high schools all over the state and Senator Joe Manchin.  Princeton Senior High juniors and seniors and students from Bluefield High School listened to Senator Manchin talk about Military Service Academies and the process for them to potentially receive a nomination from him.  

Applications for recommendations from Senator Manchin are due on October 1st.  The online nomination application and links to all Military Service Academies (West Point, U. S. Naval Academy, U.S. Air Force Academy, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy) can be found at