Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Pvt. Ryan O. Grant
Army Pvt. Ryan O. Grant has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Waynesville, Mo.
During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received instruction in drill and ceremony, weapons, rifle marksmanship qualification, bayonet combat, chemical warfare, field training and tactical exercises, marches, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, traditions, and core values.
Grant is the son of Amy Grant of Murrells Inlet.
He is a 2013 graduate of St. James High School, Murrells Inlet.
Seaman Yvonne L. Saintil
Navy Seaman Yvonne L. Saintil, daughter of Jessie Saintil of Conwa., recently reported for duty to Naval Air Station Kingsville, Texas.
Saintil is a 2008 graduate of Carvers Bay High School, Hemingway.
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