Tag: NJROTC Instructor

CONSIDER THIS: God bless you, Chief Williams

By MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ Managing Editor editor@sbnewspaper.com I’m ashamed to admit that I never actually met retired U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officer Richard Williams; the two of us only ever communicated by email correspondence and telephone calls here and there. I have few regrets in this business, and this is one of them. Consider first that …

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Memorial service set for longtime NJROTC instructor

Special to the NEWS Officials with the San Benito Consolidated Independent School District confirmed Tuesday that a memorial service will be held for Chief Petty Officer Richard Williams, U.S. Navy (retired) on Thursday, Oct. 3. Scheduled at 6 p.m., the service will be held in the San Benito Veterans Memorial Academy Gymnasium. All students, former …

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District mourns death of NJROTC instructor, retired Chief Petty Officer Williams

Special to the NEWS San Benito CISD is mourning the loss of longtime Naval Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps instructor and retired U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officer Richard Williams. Williams died on Thursday at Valley Regional Medical Center in Brownsville after a lengthy illness. Despite his health issues during the past 10 months, Williams was …

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