Seaman Recruits Shakeel H. Robinson and David A. Driggers recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
During the eight-week program, Robinson and Driggers completed a variety of training, which included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, firefighting, water safety and survival, and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis also was placed on physical fitness.
Robinson is the son of Nathaniel F. Robinson and Trina N. Chaplin of St. Helena Island and a 2013 graduate of Beaufort High School.
Driggers is a 2012 graduate of Battery Creek High School.