BIG RAPIDS\u00a0\u2014 The deadline is quickly approaching for high school seniors who want to apply for a nomination to U.S. service academies. U.S. Rep. John Moolenaar, R-Midland,\u00a0is accepting\u00a0applications from high school seniors for nominations to the U.S. service academies.\u00a0The deadline for applications is Nov. 18, and details can be found online at moolenaar.house.gov\/. Applications should be submitted to \u00a0Moolenaar\u2019s office by mail at:\u00a0Congressman John Moolenaar,\u00a0200 East Main Street\u00a0Suite 230,\u00a0Midland, MI 48640. Members of Congress may nominate candidates for appointment to four U.S. service academies: U.S. Military Academy, West Point, N.Y.; the U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Md.; the U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colo.; and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, N.Y. For more information, contact (989) 631-2552.