ROTC cadet training

Army Cadet James A. Kearns has graduated from the Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps Leader’s Training Course at Fort Knox, Ky. The four-week course is a leadership internship for cadets that can lead to the ultimate goal of becoming an Army officer. Kearns is the son of Susan and Peter Kearns of Rose Avenue, Salem. He graduated in 2011 from Salem High School and is a student at Hiram College.

Completes Plebe Summer

Navy Midshipman Allison L. Pavlansky, daughter of Karen L. Pavlansky of Canfield, and Patrick J. Pavlansky, of Austintown, recently completed Plebe Summer at the U.S. Navy Academy. Plebe Summer began on Induction Day, June 27, and concluded after seven challenging weeks of basic midshipman training. Approximately 1, 200 candidates are selected each year for the Academy’s plebe or freshman class, and each student is required to participate in Plebe Summer. This year the Naval Academy received over 17, 500 applications for the Class of 2017. Pavlansky is a 2013 graduate of Canfield High School.