If you are interested in applying for any U.S. service academies, the office of Congressman Blake Farenthold is hosting an academy information night Wednesday.

The event will go on from 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 25, at the Educational Service Center, located at 209 North Water Street. It is open to all interested young men and women between the ages of 17-21, who are residents of Texas' 27th congressional district.

Students and their families considering application for 2014 appointments to one of the U.S. service academies are encouraged to attend.

For more information, visit www.farenthold.house.gov.