Army National Guard Spec. Justin D. Stralow has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
During the 9 weeks of training, he studied the Army mission, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills and military weapons, as well as foot marches and field training exercises.
Stralow is the son of Julie Jordan of Rock Falls and Mark Stralow of Morrison. He is a 2004 graduate of Morrison High School.