Pvt. Caleb Davis completed Army Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Oklahoma on Nov. 17. He is currently attending Advanced Individual Training in Fort Sill, Oklahoma, to become a Patriot Fire Control Enhanced Operator. He graduated from Paxton High School in May 2017.

Pvt. Tyler Forrest graduated from One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Georgia on Dec. 8 to become an Infantryman. He graduated from Crestview High School in May 2017. He is currently stationed at Fort Bliss, Texas. His parents are Ben and Lisa Kimbrough of Crestview.

Pvt. Michael Mason of Crestview graduated from One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Georgia, on Dec. 15 to become an Infantryman. He is currently stationed at Fort Bliss, Texas.

Pvt. Jonathan Judge of Crestview completed Army Basic Combat Training on Dec. 19. He is currently attending Advanced Individual Training in Fort Lee, Virginia to become a Mortuary Affairs Specialist.

Over 10 to 14 weeks, these soldiers learned basic tactical and survival skills along with how to shoot, rappel and march. They also learned the basics of Army life and military customs, including the Seven Core Army Values.