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Army National Guard Pvt. William R. Southard Jr. has graduated from the Infantryman One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. The training consists of Basic Infantry Training and Advanced Individual Training. He is the son of William and Wendy Southard of Eagle River. Southard is a 2010 graduate of Eagle River High School.
Coast Guard Seaman Ian J. Butler recently graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Recruit Training Center in Cape May, N. J. Butler is the son of Sammy and Tonia Atkins of Eagle River. He is a 2010 graduate of Chugiak High School.
This article published in The Alaska Star on Wednesday, March 23, 2011.