The following area residents have been promoted within the New York Army National Guard, according to an announcement by guard officials:
• Cory Ouimet, of Sylvan Beach, and assigned to the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2-108th Infantry, received a promotion to the rank of specialist.
• Nathaniel Shugars, of Cleveland, and assigned to the Company B (Maintenance), 427th Brigade Support Battalion, received a promotion to the rank of private.
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