Jaden J. Parise, son of Joe and Lisa Parise, has been chosen to attend the 2013 Buckeye Boys State at Bowling Green State University.

Jaden J. Parise, son of Joe and Lisa Parise, has been chosen to attend the 2013 Buckeye Boys State at Bowling Green State University.

This event, to be conducted June 9-16, is a school in government through practical application through which young men learn that government and citizenship are inseparable.

The William McKinley Post of the American Legion of Niles will be sponsoring Parise's participation.

Parise, a junior at Worthington Kilbourne High School, will be one of about 900 juniors from around the state who were all also chosen by their local American Legion Posts to attend.