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In the service

  • Nave, Zachary J.
    Air Force Airman Zachary J. Nave graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
  • Jasso, Moniq
    Army Pvt. Moniq Jasso has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
  • Meyer, Tyler D.

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 To date, Operation U.S. Troop Support, Inc. has collected and shipped over 101,000 items to U.S. troops.