Military news: Walton finishes basic training
Army Spec. Adam D. Walton has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
Walton is a 2000 graduate of Central High School, Champaign. He received a master's degree in 2008 from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Navy Seaman Recruit Justin B. Merritt, son of Nita K. and Gerald E. Merritt of Champaign, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
Merritt is a 2008 graduate of Jamaica High School of Sidell.
Navy Seaman Recruit Chaz A. Roach, son of Nicole M. Swaim-Hill of Georgetown and Chad A. Roach of Georgetown, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes.
Roach is a 2012 graduate of Georgetown-Ridge Farm High School.