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Army Pvt. Tony L. Winston has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia.

During the nine weeks of training, Winston studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches, and field training exercises.

Winston is the son of Delores Winston of St. Helena Island.

He is a 2013 graduate of Beaufort High School.