News about members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard in our communities.
From One Station Unit Training at the US Army Infantry School, Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.:
►Army Specialist Robert J. Thurston, son of Robert and Sharon Thurston of Newton, and a 2002 graduate of Newton North High School.
►Army Private Kyle F. Young, formerly of Newtonville. He is the son of Kathleen and Bill Young of Vermont and a 2012 graduate of Newton North High School.
From basic training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio:
►Airman Jessica L. Hickey, daughter of Gerardine Hickey of Ayer, and former ward of Michelle Dunn of Pittsfield, N.H. She is a 2012 graduate of Pinkerton Academy in Derry, N.H.
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