STG3 Emily R. (Ebersole) Clark, a sonar technician in the U.S. Navy, was recently promoted to petty officer third class.

A 2012 graduate of Southern Columbia High School, she is stationed on USS The Sullivans in Mayport, Fla. She recently returned from deployment in the Persian Gulf and married STG3 Matthew Clark, also a sonar technician, who is stationed in San Diego.

Clark is a daughter of Scott and Vicki Ebersole, of Catawissa, and a sister of Jared Ebersole. She is a granddaughter of Doris Hulsizer, of Watsontown, and the late Gary Hulsizer.