Van Vleck woman completes naval basic training
Navy Seaman Sheila Allen recently completed Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill.
Allen is a 2012 graduate of Van Vleck High School in Van Vleck. She is the daughter of Stephanie D. and Jason E. Allen, of Bay City.
Army Reserve Pvt. Zachary R. Balli recently graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C.
Balli is the son of Jesse Balli and stepson of Gennie Balli-Brown, both of Port St. Lucie, Fla., and grandson of Blanche Balli, of Victoria.