2008 Cushing High School graduate, Sarah Dawn Hutchko, age 18, daughter of Merry Sue Moorman of Cushing and Kevin John Hutchko of Columbus, OH (deceased), was sworn into the United States Army, Thursday, October 1, 2009.  The ceremony was held at the Federal Building in Oklahoma City.  Ceremonies were held in the morning in groups of approximately 15 to 20 at a time with individual photo ops held afterward.  Inductees then boarded a plane at Will Rogers World Airport around 2:30pm headed for South Carolina.

Sarah is currently going through basic training at Fort Jackson, SC. She will spend 6 years in the Army and plans to be a math teacher after that.  Sarah’s mom, sister Krystle Hutchko of Cushing, sister Lauren (Hutchko) Rogers of Stillwater, and brother Nathan Moorman of Cushing (currently residing in Bowling Green, KY) and other family members are extremely proud of her.