Army National Guard Pvt. Dakota
A. Vaughn and Pvt. David J. Huyler, have graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia,
During the nine weeks of training,
the soldiers studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches, and field training.
Vaughn is the son of Kimberly Yurkanin and stepson of Bryan Yurkanin, both of Kestrel Road, Mountain Top.
Huyler is the son of David and Connie Huyler of Farmhouse Road, Mountain Top.