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In the service

  • McCoy, Antonio
    Army Pvt. Antonio McCoy has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
  • Raspberry, Khiry
    Army Pvt. Khiry Raspberry has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
  • Scheerer, Crystal F.
    Navy Seaman Crystal F. Scheerer recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
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Garage sale to help troops

Operation U.S. Troop Support, Inc. will have its annual garage sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at 7136 Pine Lake Road, Fort Wayne. Proceeds will be used to help defray shipping fees for care packages to U.S. troop serving in Afghanistan and injured soldiers recovering stateside and to purchase needed items for the troops. During the sale, the public is also invited to drop off donations of snacks, toiletries, letters of support, new wool socks, and other items which may be included in troop care packages. For a more complete list of suggested items, visit www.operationustroopsupport.org. To date, Operation U.S. Troop Support, Inc. has collected and shipped over 101,000 items to U.S. troops.

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