U.S. Navy Sailor Nickayly D. English, of Metropolis, recently graduated from a nine-week military training program at RTC Great Lakes.
Training included physical fitness, seamanship, firearms, firefighting and shipboard damage control as well as lessons in Navy heritage and core values, teamwork and discipline. She is now a Navy Aviation Boatswain Equipment Mate (ABE).
ABE English, is the daughter of Marcus and Ashley Brown of Metropolis and De'Bess English, of Paducah. English is currently attending school at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida.
She is a 2019 graduate of Massac County High School.