Army Pvt. Willie L. Williams has graduated from the Chaplain Assistant Advanced Individual Training course at the Chaplain School at Fort Jackson in Columbia.
The course emphasized religious support, development of interpersonal skills, and unit ministry support to soldiers and family members. The support training provided services in a battlefield environment and battle fatigue casualty care.
Religious support classes instructed students to prepare altars for Protestant, Catholic, Jewish, and Orthodox worship services, and stressed the importance of being knowledgeable of all faith groups represented in the Army.
Williams is the son of Carrie Williams of Moncks Corner and Willie Williams of Miami, FL. He is a 2012 graduate of Berkeley High School.
Army Pvt. Mathew S. Green has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Ga.
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.
Green is the son of Steve Green of Summerville and son of Deborah and stepson of Bill Bolick of Moncks Corner. He graduated in 2006 from West Ashley High School.