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Military Briefs: Felder graduates from basic training
Camdens Ghrigsby named Sailor of the Day
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Machinists Mate 2nd Class Patrick Ghrigsby of Camden (center) receives the Sailor of the Day award earlier this year from Capt. Mike Wettlaufer, commanding officer of the USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). Providing a combat-ready force to protect collective maritime interests, the Stennis is operating as part of the Great Green Fleet on a regularly scheduled Western Pacific deployment. - photo by Mass Comm. Spc. 2nd Class Christian B. Martiznez
Air Force Airman Brandon T. Felder, whose mother, Deborah Felder is a graduate of Lugoff-Elgin High School, recently graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. Felder completed an intensive eight-week program which included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Felder, an Eagle Scout, graduated from Ridge Spring-Monetta High School in 2015.