Army Pvt. Travis J. Baruth has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Waynesville, Mo.
During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received instruction in drill and ceremony, weapons, rifle marksmanship qualification, bayonet combat, chemical warfare, field training and tactical exercises, marches, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, traditions, and core values.
Baruth is the son of James Baruth of F Avenue, Grundy Center. He is a 2012 graduate of Grundy Center High School.