In the service – Schippmann, Wagner and Watkins |

In the service – Schippmann, Wagner and Watkins

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Marine Corps Pvt. Matthew Schippmann has completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego, designed to challenge new Marine recruits both physically and mentally.

He is the son of Sherry and Roy Schippmann of Grass Valley and a 2001 graduate of Forest Lake Christian High School.


Army Pvt. James Wagner has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.

Wagner is the son of Corinne Wagner of Penn Valley and a 2003 graduate of Nevada Union High School.


Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Michelle Watkins has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

Watkins is the daughter of Cassie Watkins of Penn Valley, and Don Watkins of Niceville, Fla.

She is a 2001 graduate of Nevada Union High School.

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