Marine Corps Pfc. Evan J. Braud, son of Amy Wallace of Jackson, and Steven J. Braud of Denham Springs, La., recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S.C.
Army Reserve Pvt. Ledarius Boyd has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. Boyd is the son of Curby Boyd of Cloverleaf Drive, Madison. He is a 2010 graduate of Madison Central High School.