SPRINGVILLE—Austin Dycha earned the rank of Private First Class in the Army National Guard. The Collins resident is assigned to the 105th Military Police Company.
Army National Guard promotions are based on overall performance, attitude, leadership ability and development potential.
Jesse Blackwell, a native of Springville, has been selected as a finalist for the 2018 BAC Northeast Regional Apprentice Contest.
A bricklayer apprentice with the Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers, Blackwell earned a spot during competition in locally-held contests.