In the service |

In the service

Spec. Daniel Hilsabeck, serving with the U.S. Army, 2/37th Armor Scout Platoon, 1st Brigade, 1st Armor Division, returned to Iraq this past January for his second tour of duty. His platoon is conducting reconnaissance patrols and scouting missions, in the northwest region of Iraq, north of Telafar, working out of FOB “Minor” and “Sykes.” This tour of duty is scheduled to be complete January 2007.

He is the son of Dennis Hilsabeck of Grass Valley and Diane Pruss of Penn Valley. Spec. Hilsabeck attended Sierra Mountain High School in Grass Valley and worked locally prior to his enlistment in May 2003.


Equipment Operator Constructionman Steven White completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill. He is attending schooling at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri.

He is a 2005 graduate from Bear River High School, and was an Eagle Scout from Boy Scout Troop 24

He is the son of Jim and Janet White of Cedar Ridge, brother of Eric, and grandson of Jim and Marian Mansinne of Grass Valley and Jim and Carol White of Pomona.

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