Army Pvt. Orvon D. Bowens has graduated from the Multiple Launch Rocket System Crewmember Advanced Individual Training course at Fort Sill in Lawton, Okla.

Army Pvt. Orvon D. Bowens has graduated from the Multiple Launch Rocket System Crewmember Advanced Individual Training course at Fort Sill in Lawton, Okla.

He is the grandson of Peggy J. and Herbert Dotson of Reynoldsburg.

The course is designed to train crew members in launch operations of various missiles and ammunition in quick strikes during combat. Bowens was trained to perform maintenance on various launchers and resupply vehicles and reload ammunition on these vehicles.

He also learned to mount radio sets in vehicles and perform operator maintenance on communications equipment.

Bowens is a 2009 graduate of Reynoldsburg High School.