Brakefield enlists with U.S. Army

Published 12:00 am Thursday, February 21, 2008


James W. Brakefield has joined the United States Army under the Delayed

Entry Program.

Brakefield, a 1999 graduate of Pinson Valley High School, will report this month to basic training at Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga.

He is the son of Brenda K. Jansen of Pelham and James R. Brakefield of Pinson