On Their Way


Name: Cameron James Grissinger

Age: 16

From: Huntingdon

Parents: James Grissinger and Erica Whitesel of Huntingdon

Siblings: McKenzie, Sydney, Olivia and Kalliegh

Grade and school: I am a junior at Huntingdon Area High School and also attend the Public Health and Safety Program at the Huntingdon County Career and Technology Center.

Favorite subject: History

Extracurricular activities: Football, boating and physical fitness.

Hobbies: Hunting, Fishing, watching sports and training for the United States Air Force.

Current job: Borough work, such as plowing and maintenance.

Pets: I have three dogs, two are English bulldogs.

Future plans: I plan to enlist in the United States Air Force.

Recent experience: I work hard at staying healthy.

How did you get started?: I started by doing training with the Air Force and then set my mind to doing it.

How did you find out about it?: Sgt. Kelly advised me about it.

Where did it take place?: All around town running and then at the Brick House Gym.

Was this something you worked on for a long time?: I have always been into it, but I am now 100 percent dedicated to it.

Describe the event: A group of current military personnel as well as students who are considering military duty get together every other Sunday to do physical fitness as well as classwork to learn more about getting into the service.

What was the best part?: Being able to do what I set my mind to.

What was the worst part?: I really like what I’m doing so I really don’t have a worst part.

Would you do it again?: Yes. I really enjoy it and plan to stick with it.

Share a special memory: Two years ago I took a trip to Canada with family. While there I caught my largest fish ever, a large mouth bass at 20 inches and 4 pounds 10 ounces.


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