Hardison completes basic trainingPublished 10:09pm Saturday, March 9, 2013
Army Pvt. Rick E. Hardison has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
During the nine weeks of training, Hardison 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.
Hardison is the son of Pamela Moore-Hardison of Grey Farm Road, Jamesville. He is a 2012 graduate of Riverside High School, Williamston.