Army Pvt. Briscella I. Villalobos Leon has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, 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, and field training exercises.
Villalobos Leon is the daughter of Mara C. and step-daughter of Jose M. Cortez of Cornville, Ariz.
She is a 2015 graduate of Mingus Union High School, Cottonwood.