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In the service

  • Donahue, Michael S.
    Army Pvt. Michael S. Donahue has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
  • Volz, Alex
    Alex Volz, an Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps cadet at Indiana University, Bloomington, Ind., has graduated from the Leader Development and Assessment Course at Fort Knox, Ky.
  • Hackney, Cameron C.
    Cameron C. Hackney has enrolled in the Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps program at Purdue University, Ind.

Perl, Gage M.

Navy Seaman Recruit Gage M. Perl recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.

During the eight-week program, Perl completed classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, firefighting, water safety and survival, and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis was also placed on physical fitness.

Perl, the son of James M. Perl of Fort Wayne and Joy D. Krugh of Van Wert, Ohio, is a 2013 graduate of Van Wert High School.