Military: Phoenix Grad Completes Basic Training

Army Pfc. Tyler E. Libbey has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Waynesville, Mo.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received instruction in drill and ceremony, weapons, rifle marksmanship qualification, bayonet combat, chemical warfare, field training and tactical exercises, marches, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, traditions, and core values.

Libbey is the son of Tammy Parkhurst of State Route 49, Fulton, N.Y.

He is a 2009 graduate of John C. Birdlebough High School, Phoenix, N.Y.