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Newspaper write up for graduation from boot camp.

Any suggestions on wording & what to include in a newspaper write up with picture of my daughter for her graduation from boot camp and moving onto school in the Navy?

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Comment by Tamme on September 30, 2009 at 3:08pm
Your local newspaper may already have a questionaire for you to fill out.
Comment by Marybeth on September 30, 2009 at 3:40pm
I had read some months ago that the Navy submits the info... maybe that explains why I never saw my Sailors announcement in the local paper. 8-(
Comment by Joanie Tyler's Mom(133 Bees) on September 30, 2009 at 4:13pm
My son's was in our llocal paper. During bootcamp processing days, they filled out a form if they wanted it to be in the local paper. Navy sent all to newspaper. I submitted photo and it was in the paper within 3 days of getting all info.
Comment by Joanie Tyler's Mom(133 Bees) on September 30, 2009 at 4:17pm
This is shortcut to website that shows writeup that will be in local paper. Search your state and recruits name. If you do not see their name there, they did not sign up for paper publication.
http://www.usafns.com/show-msg.shtml?state=ms&msg=01467
Comment by midnightrider on September 30, 2009 at 5:16pm
Thanks for all the input. I'm going to get something written up and get it out in our papers. Today she left for Mississippi to A School. She'll be a SeaBee. Thanks everyone. What a great support group you all are. This has been hard for me since I know nothing and she is my youngest. Empty nest now. Have a great day.
Comment by LisaG-WA (PeteG's Mom) on October 1, 2009 at 3:43pm
We come from a small town and my son asked us to wait to put his info in the local newspapeer. We waited until all of his schools were completed and then put in an announcement. The local paper decided to run it as an actual feature article, using what I had written up. We used a picture of the 3 of us, all in uniform. It was way cool!
Comment by leisal on October 1, 2009 at 7:24pm
Our Recruiter had sent Garret's info to our local paper. And then I found out, The Navy sent it to all to newspapers. I submitted photo and it was in the paper within 3 days of getting all info. I used his PIR pic.
Big Navy Hugs!! LeisaL.
Comment by Tammie on October 3, 2009 at 8:46pm
I thought the Navy put an article in the Newspaper but nothing ever came out in the paper about my sailor. I would like to put something in the paper after he completes C school in November. I like the idea of waiting until he is completely done.

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