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Perry Cadet Receives Purple Heart Scholarship
Perry Cadet Receives Purple Heart Scholarship

Perry Cadet Private First Class Kobe Spicer received the Purple Heart Scholarship at Riverside Military Academy in Gainesville.

According to a release, he receives $500 from the Association of Military Colleges and Schools of the United States and the Purple Heart Service Foundation.

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Gainesville, GA – An 8th grade student at Riverside Military Academy, Cadet Private First Class (C/PFC) Kobe L. Spicer, was recognized as the recipient of the Purple Heart Scholarship on March 29 during a Riverside Corps of Cadets parade.  C/PFC Spicer is a Perry, GA resident.

The Purple Heart Scholarship is a $500 scholarship sponsored by the Association of Military Colleges and Schools of the United States (AMCSUS) and the Purple Heart Service Foundation.  It recognizes academic excellence, outstanding leadership, exceptional service and distinctive performance in all areas of cadet life.  The award was presented to C/PFC Spicer by Riverside’s President, Dr. James H. Benson, Col, USMC (Ret).

C/PFC Spicer participates on the prep baseball, prep basketball, and prep football teams at Riverside Military Academy.  He is the grandson of Ms. Burline Spicer and nephew of Ms. Brigitha Spicer who are residents of Perry, GA. 

Riverside Military Academy, founded in 1907, is one of the premier college preparatory academies for young men in grades 7-12.  The RMA Corps of Cadets consists of over 450 cadets from 22 countries.  The Academy is located one hour north of Atlanta, Georgia.  Please visit www.riversidemilitary.com for more information.

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