Coast Guard Seaman Daegel R. Reighard, a 2004 graduate of New Albany High School, recently graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Recruit Training Center in Cape May, N.J.

Coast Guard Seaman Daegel R. Reighard, a 2004 graduate of New Albany High School, recently graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Recruit Training Center in Cape May, N.J.

During the eight-week program, Reighard completed a training curriculum consisting of academics and practical instruction on water safety and survival, military customs and courtesies, seamanship skills, physical fitness, health and wellness, first aid, firefighting and marksmanship.