Lawhon completes basic training
U.S. Army Pvt. Zane C. Lawhon has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C.
During the nine weeks of training, the soldier 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.
Lawhon is the son of James and Patricia Lawhon of Corpus Christi, and grandson of Jim Lawhon of Floresville.
He is a 2013 graduate of Richard King High School in Corpus Christi.