The Delaware Department of Correction held a graduation ceremony June 27 for 26 employees who recently completed correctional employee initial training. Graduates took the oath of office and received their assignments before family, friends and DOC officials.

Michael Nagle of Dover was voted by his classmates to be the class speaker at the ceremony, and he was selected by the instructor team as the group’s outstanding cadet.

In addition to Nagle, local graduates include Alan Challis, of Felton, Justin Downes, of Camden, Jarel Green, of Dover, Justin Phelps, of Camden, and Antoinette Worthey, of Dover.