BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — Shahlaye Geer, formerly of Brighton, recently received her degree as a Doctor of Chiropractic, from Northwestern Health Sciences University in Bloomington, Minn.
Dr. Geer is the daughter of Ron and Ann Rodriguez, of Brighton; and Kenneth and Karen Geer, of Brighton. She is the granddaughter of Victor and Irene Padilla, of Brighton; Linda Schissler, of Brighton; and Betty Rodriguez, of Arvada.
Army Pvt. Riley D. Mantey 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, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches and field training exercises.