Marine Corps Pvt. Zachary J. Herevia, a 2009 graduate of Oak Harbor High School, recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S. C. designed to challenge new Marine recruits both physically and mentally.
Army Pfc. Ryan J. Seymour has returned to Fort Richardson, Anchorage, Alaska, after being deployed to Afghanistan for one year. The soldier is one of 3,500 members of the 4th Airborne Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division stationed at Fort Richardson.
Seymour is an infantryman assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 509th Parachute Infantry Regiment. He is the son of Doug Seymour of Oak Harbor.