Navy Seaman Recruit Todd D. Jenkins is serving in the Adriatic Sea near Bosnia aboard the guided missile cruiser USS South Carolina as part of the USS America Battle Group.
The ship has been helping enforce the no-fly zone over Bosnia with its anti-air warfare equipment.
Recruit Jenkins is part of an allied operation that includes other NATO ships and aircraft.
The 1993 graduate of Liberty High School joined the Navy in March 1993.
Sykesville: Sykesville and West Friendship of Howard County responded to a fire alarm sounding on Third Avenue at 2:58 p.m. Sunday. Units were out for 30 minutes.