Marine Corps Pvt. Edward C. Riexinger has completed basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot in Parris Island, S.C. Riexinger is the son of Kathleen M. and Stephen P. Riexinger of Snellville.

Marine Corps Reserve Pvt. Huy N. Tran has completed basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot in Parris Island, S.C. Tran is the son of Thuy T. Dao of Clarkston and Thinh N. Tran of Stone Mountain.

Navy Seaman Recruit Brittney J. Ellis has completed basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill. Ellis is the sister of Lakesha M. Proxes of Dacula. She is a 2005 graduate of Edgewater High School of Orlando, Fla.

Marine Corps Pfc. Adam L. Epps has completed basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot in Parris Island, S.C. Epps is the son of Terrie S. Ferrell of Conyers and Joseph L. Epps of Suwanee.

Army Pvt. Tracina S. Burnett has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. Burnett is the daughter of Theresa Norris of Lawrenceville. She is a 2006 graduate of Central Gwinnett High School.

Navy Seaman Matthew J. Cook has completed basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill. Cook is the son of Mary S. and David M. Cook of Lawrenceville. He is a 2007 graduate of Brookwood High School.

Marine Corps Pvt. Justin Grizzle has completed basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot in Parris Island, S.C. Grizzle is the son of Cindy L. Dove of Flowery Branch and Robert L. Grizzle of Lula.

Marine Corps Pvt. Robert N. Bruce has completed basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot in Parris Island, S.C. Bruce is the son of Dayna Z. and James H. Bruce of Stone Mountain.

Army Pvt. Jamie L. Robinson has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Sill in Lawton, Okla. Robinson is the son of Robbie Robinson of Sugar Hill. He is a 2005 graduate of Grayson High School.

Air Force Airman Michael R. Patterson has graduated from the Operations Resource Management Systems Apprentice Course at Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, Miss. Patterson is the son of Mike R. Patterson and stepson of Peggy L. Patterson of Dacula. He is a 2003 graduate of Dacula High School.

William B. Wright has graduated from the Army ROTC Leader's Training Course at Fort Knox, Ky. Wright is the son of William L. and Jean S. Wright of Lawrenceville. He is a 2000 graduate of Collins Hill High School.

Army National Guard Pvt. Paul M. Ricks has graduate from basic infantry training at Fort Benning in Columbus. He is a 2006 graduate of Brookwood High School.

James R. Fulkerson graduated from the Army ROTC Leader Development and Assessment Course at Fort Lewis in Tacoma, Wash. Fulkerson is the son of Jerry W. Fulkerson of Lawrenceville. He is a 1996 graduate of Dobyns-Bennett High School in Kingsport, Tenn.

Army Sgt. Anthony F. Shoemo has graduated from the Patriot Missile Repairer Advanced Individual Training course at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Ala. Shoemo is the son of Janice Shoemo of Lawrenceville and Anthony Shoemo Sr. of Pensacola, Fla. He is a 1990 graduate of Booker T. Washington High School in Pensacola, Fla.

Christine M. Johnson has entered Basic Cadet Training at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo. Johnson is the daughter of Kelley and Mike Johnson of Suwanee. She is a 2007 graduate of Collins Hill High School.