Detrick graduates basic training
Army National Guard Pfc. Zachary S. Detrick of Mt. Pleasant has graduated from basic combat training at Ft. Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches, and field training exercises.
Detrick is the son of Christina Reehan and stepson of Jeffery Reehan, both of Mt. Pleasant.
He is a 2012 graduate of Mt. Pleasant Community High School.