Military News

PFC Emerson Sturdevant graduated from Marine Corps Boot Camp at Parris Island, S.C., Sept. 13, 2013, and Marine Corps School of Infantry at Camp Geiger in Jacksonville, N.C., on Dec. 19, 2013.

Sturdevant has been assigned to the 3rd Battalion 2nd Marines at Camp Lejeune in Jacksonville as an Infantry Rifleman.

He is the son of Rachel and Jerry Sturdevant of Fairview and the grandson of Virginia and James Sturdevant of Warren and Kay and Don Mahaffey of Russell.