Gaston & Catawba

Military Notes |

Army Pvt. Christopher Herrick 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 Angel Saunders of Denton Chapel Road and Bradley Herrick of U.S. 64, both of Morganton. Herrick graduated in 2007 from Freedom High School, Morganton.

Cassandra Piedra has graduated from the Army Reserve Officer Training Corps Leader's Training Course at Fort Knox, Ky.

The cadet is a student at the University of Alabama, Birmingham. She is the daughter of Douglas R. Spencer of Waterbury Court, Hickory, and Karen M. Spencer of Granite Bay, Calif.

Diane Whitacre Straley