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Army Pvt. Jason L. Sanders has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches and field training exercises.

Sanders is the son of Kelly Gray of Mount Blanchard, Ohio. He is a 2002 graduate of Cadillac High School, Cadillac, Maine.

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Army Pvt. Michael A. Blakley has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches, and field training exercises.

Blakley is the son of Larry and Sherry Blakley of Alvada, Ohio. He is a 2014 graduate of New Riegel High School, New Riegel, Ohio.

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Air Force Airman 1st Class Austin W. Brock graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Brock is the son of Angie A. Brock of Delphos, Ohio, and Tim P. Brock of Ada, Ohio, and brother of Leigh A. Brock of Ottawa, Ohio, and Julie A. Brock of San Diego, Calif. He is also the grandson of Virgil and Gerri Brock of Lima, Ohio. The airman graduated in 2013 from Delphos Jefferson High School, Delphos, Ohio.

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Staff sergeant Michael S. Hughes has graduated from the Basic Air Force Photojournalist Course at the Defense Information School (DINFOS), Fort George G. Meade, Md. This course trains selected enlisted personnel in the principles, techniques and skills required to perform the duties and functions of public affairs specialists. Students learn how to interact with military leaders, community members and media representatives, and prepare and release information for external and internal audiences.

Hughes is the husband of Amanda St. John. He is also the son of Michael P. Hughes of Lawrenceburg, Ind., grandson of Elizabeth Allen of Laurel, Ind., and nephew of Dianne Babuich of Toledo, Ohio.

The airman graduated in 2005 from East Central High School, St. Leon, Ind., and he earned a bachelor’s degree in 2014 from Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio.

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Army Pvt. Jacob R. Tackett has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches, and field training exercises.

Tackett is the son of Robert A. Tackett of Leipsic, Ohio, and grandson of Pam S. Stewart of Deshler, Ohio. He is a 2014 graduate of Patrick Henry High School, Hamler, Ohio.

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Air Force Airman Travis A. Hillard graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Hillard is the son of Robert Hillard of Hilliard, Ohio, and Michelle L. Lewis of Bolivar, Ohio, and step-son of Douglas Lewis of Bolivar, Ohio and Amy Hillard of Hilliard, Ohio. He is also the brother of Zachary Hillard of Findlay, Ohio. The airman is a 2014 graduate of Tuscarawas Valley High School, Zoarville, Ohio.

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Air Force Airman Jarrod C. White graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

White is the son of Jodi L. Richards of Jefferson, Ohio, and Carl E. White of Fort Wainwright, Alaska, and step-son of Alayna Young of Fort Wainwright, Alaska. He is also the grandson of Gordon J. Richards of Jefferson, Ohio, and Fran R. Richards of Findlay, Ohio. The airman is a 2014 graduate of Jefferson Area High School, Jefferson, Ohio.

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David D. Kretz has been promoted to the rank of colonel in the U.S. Air Force. Kretz is currently serving as the deputy commander of Air Force Mortuary Affairs Operations, Dover Air Force Base, Del. He has served in the military for 29 years.

Kretz is the son of Whitney Kretz of Ada, Ohio and Andrew Kretz of Galveston, Texas, son-in-law of Harold Compton of Belle Center, Ohio, and father of Benjamin. He is a 1982 graduate of Upper Scioto Valley High School, Mcguffey, Ohio. He earned an bachelor’s degree in 1993 from Park College, Parkville, Mo.

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U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Christopher Kervick graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Kervick is the ward of Daniel and Natalie Niemiec of Bowling Green, Ohio. He earned an associate degree in 2013 from Owens Community College, Toledo, Ohio.

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