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Jesse Michael Neely has completed his Army basic training at Fort Benning, Ga., graduating “Ironman” in his company on Dec. 15. Jesse is a recent graduate of Grand Valley High School and placed fourth in Colorado high school wrestling at 112 pounds. Jesse’s mother, Sheena Neely, and stepfather, Tommy Wiesenburger, are very proud of his accomplishments. Pfc. Neely was to return to Fort Benning on Jan. 3 for airborne training and then proceed to Fort Bragg, N.C., for special forces training.

David Keith Alsip and Amber Desiree Jadoun, of Rifle, Aug. 14, 2004.

Lonnie Joe Harrison and Rebekah L. Taylor, of Jasper, Ariz., Aug. 16, 2004.

Juan Carlos Lazalde Ortiz and Katrina Marie Wellenkotter, of New Castle, Aug. 14, 2004.

Russell Lloyd George II and Amanda Lee Toft, of Rifle, Aug. 7, 2004.

Troy Daniel Rippy and Chinella Kay Youngman, of Rifle, Aug. 8, 2004.

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