The Wenatchee World



The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

This Afternoon

Hi71° Slight Chance Showers


Lo49° Slight Chance Showers then Partly Cloudy


Hi70° Mostly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo45° Mostly Cloudy

Columbus Day

Hi69° Partly Sunny

Monday Night

Lo54° Partly Cloudy


Hi73° Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo51° Mostly Clear


Hi75° Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo53° Mostly Clear

Serving the Nation

Send to Kindle
Print This

Staff Sgt. Brandon E. Gilbert, a 2002 Eastmont High School graduate, is serving as a senior drill sergeant at Fort Benning, Ga. He is an 11-year veteran of the U.S. Army as a combat medic. Sgt. Gilbert is the son of Don and Cheryl Gilbert of Deer Park and formerly of East Wenatchee, and the grandson of Ken and Delta Wood of East Wenatchee.

He graduated with honors from American Military University with a bachelor’s degree in emergency and disaster management and is working on his thesis to earn a masters of public administration degree. Following retirement from the Army, Gilbert hopes to serve the public as an administrator with the U.S. Department of Education or the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

View my options or Sign in