Marine Pvt. William Tibbetts recently returned home from Marine Corps Recruit Depot at Parris Island, South Carolina, after graduating basic training on Thursday Sept. 1, 2016.

He is a 2016 graduate of Dracut High School where he played football, basketball and ran track.

Timothy M. Donahue, a 2016 graduate of Dracut High School, graduated from Marine Boot Camp at Parris Island, S.C., on Dec. 16, earning the Expert Rifleman badge. He is the son of Michael and Amy Donahue and brother of Kyle Donahue, also of Dracut. His planned military occupational specialty is field radio operator.