The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Kidd (DDG 100) returned to Everett on Friday, Sept. 24, after a deployment to U.S. 7th and 3rd Fleet areas of operation. Did you know that the USS Kidd (DDG 100) is the third Navy ship named after Rear Admiral Isaac C. Kidd who was on board Arizona during the attack on Pearl Harbor and was the first American flag officer to die in World War II? The ship is part of Destroyer Squadron 23 of Carrier Strike Force 23.

Tom Lafferty is the Sports Director at KRKO/KKXA Radio. He is a member of the Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame; the Snohomish High School Hall of Fame; the recipient of the Dave Duvall Award from the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association District One and the Joe Martin Award for Service to baseball's Northwest League. Tom Lafferty & Steve Willits are co-hosts of Prep Sports Weekly, Thursdays at 7 pm on KRKO.