CPS automatically enrolled students in JROTC: report

Even though the program is supposed to be voluntary, hundreds of CPS high school freshmen — mostly on the city’s South and West Sides — were automatically enrolled in military-type education classes during the last two years, a new report has found.

Navy sailor killed in West Allis protecting friend, family says

Phoenix Castanon, an eastern Arizona native, had been training to become a Gunner's Mate at Naval Station Great Lakes. His family told FOX6 News he was off duty for the weekend, in town visiting his girlfriend -- shot after he stepped in when a friend was being harassed in West Allis.