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Paitsel graduates from basic training

Published 9:00pm Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Army Pfc. Jordan B. Paitsel has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission and received instruction and training exercises in drill and ceremonies, Army history, core values and traditions, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, rifle marksmanship, weapons use, map reading and land navigation, foot marches, armed and unarmed combat, and field maneuvers and tactics.

Paitsel is the daughter of Jeff Paitsel of Hartselle.

She is a 2009 graduate of Austin High School.

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