Army Pvt. Jessica M. King graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. King is a 2002 graduate of Buford High School and is the daughter of Hal and Charlotte Dobbs of Buford.

Army Pfc. Eugene L. Smith graduated from One Station Unit Training at the U.S. Army Infantry School at Fort Benning in Columbus. Smith is a 1992 graduate of South Gwinnett High School and a 1996 graduate of Gwinnett Technical Institute.

Navy Seaman Recruit Chaze E. Walker, son of Sandra and Charles E. Walker of Lawrenceville, completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill.

Air Force Airman Toniana E. Green graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. She is the daughter of Anthony and Juliana Green of Lawrenceville and is a 2005 graduate of Peachtree Ridge High School.

Navy Chief Petty Officer Arthur R. Hubbard retired after 20 years of service. He is the brother of Trina S. Yearby of Dacula and a 1989 graduate of Oglethorpe County High School.

Army PV2 Stephen Knight, the son of Deborah and Chuck Landress of Winder, graduated from basic training at Fort Benning in Columbus. He is the son of Deborah Landress and the father of Kaden and Kaleb Knight. He is a 2006 graduate of Winder-Barrow High School and is stationed at Fort Bragg, N.C.

Barbi M.Y. Risken has been promoted to staff seargeant in the Army. She is the daughter of Steve J. and Debbie L. Risken of Lawrenecville and is married to Matthew G. Dunlap, son of George and Gail Dunlap of Marietta. She is a 1996 graduate of Collins Hill High School while receiving her bachelor's degree in 2000 from the University of Michigan. She also earned her master's degree in 2005 at Florida State University.

Army Pfc. Janelle Corneal graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. She is the daughter of Annette Gall of Brooklyn, N.Y., and the niece of Patrick Corneal of Norcross. She is a 1995 graduate of Clara Barton High School in Brooklyn.

Army Pvt. Jonathan P. Pollock graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. Pollock, a 2006 graduate of Faith Academy in Loganville, is the son of Brenda Strouphauer of Loganville and Paul Pollock of Buford.

Air Force Airman Erika R. Hashbarger graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. Hashbarger is the daughter of Edward Hashbarger of Lawrenceville and a 2008 graduate of Collins Hill High School.

Army National Guard Pvt. John C. Parker graduated from basic combat training with honors at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. Parker is the son of Robert and Cyndee Parker of Lawrenceville and the grandson of Lou Parker of Chattanooga, Tenn.

Air Force Airman Eurshaun B. Baylis graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. She is the daughter of Janet and Derek Harper of Lawrenceville and Ervin I. Baylis of Albany. She is a graduate of Monroe Comprehensive High School in Albany.

Air Force Airman Khalil I. Bashir graduated from basic military training with honors at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. He is the son of Safiyah Blalock of Millford, N.J., and Ana Bashir of Norcross. He is a 2008 graduate of Norcross High School.

Navy Seaman Justin E. Daino, the son of Kim A. Daino of Dacula, completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill. Daino is a 2007 graduate of Mill Creek High School.