Army National Guard Pvt. Syed-Momin Ali recently graduated from the Infantryman One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning in Columbus. He is the son of Syed-Muzuffar and Bibi A. Ali of Lawrenceville.

Air Force Airman Roie I. Felix recently graduated form basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. He is the son of Tywona Speller of Snellville.

Air Force Airman Louis A. Ramos recently graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. He is the son of Louis and Ronilynn Ramos of Suwanee.

Air Force Reserve Airman Hannah L. Rice recently graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. She is the daughter of Eric and Lisa Rice of Duluth.

Air Force Airman Sherilee A. Edwards recently graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. She is the daughter of Arlene Graham of Queens Village, N.Y., and Ericardo Edwards of Buford.

Air Force Airman Jon T. Clines recently graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. He is the son of Jon Clines Sr. of Lilburn.

Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Eric R. Foster recently completed Navy Legalman Accession Training at the Naval Justice School in Newport, R.I. He is a 1999 graduate of Stephenson High School in Stone Mountain.

Air Force Col. Phillip B. Barks became commander of the 18th Air Support Operations Croup at Pope Air Force Base in Fayetteville, N.C. He is the son of William and Julie Barks of Norcross.

Air Force Airman 1st Class David H. Linke recently graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. He is the son of Dave and Debra Linke of Norcross.

Air Force Airman Jessica L. Carson recently graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. She is the daughter of Theresa Liaguno of Lawrenceville.

Navy Seaman Apprentice Justin D. Johnson recently completed a 10-month shipyard availability aboard the guided missile cruiser USS Mobile Bay deployed to Yokosuka, Japan. He is the son of Bonnie and Frank E. Johnson.

National Guard Specialist Aaron Findley is mobilizing to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, with the 170th Military Police Battalion, Ga. Army National Gueard, to support the Global War on Terror.

Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Alvin K. Lee was promoted to his current rank while serving with the Marine Air Control 18, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, Marine Corps Air Station in Futenma, Japan. He is the son of Sara S. and Jim K. Lee of Norcross.

Army Reserve Staff Sgt. Casey L. Shoptae has been mobilized and activated at Joint Base Dix-McGuire-Lakehurst, N.J. in preparation for deployment to serve in support of either Operation New Dawn in the Iraqi Theater of Operations or Operation Enduing Freedom in Afghanistan and the Southwest Theater of Operations. She is the daughter of David and Lisa Shoptaw of Dahlonega.

Matthew J. Izzo entered Basic Cadet Training at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo. He is the son of Thomas and Pattie Izzo of Lilburn.

Eugene Glenn III entered Basic Cadet Training at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo. He is the son of Debra and Eugene Glenn of Lilburn.Air Force Reserve Airman Christopher Bauer graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. He is the son of Melanie Smith of Lawrenceville.

Army Pvt. Jingxin C. Perkins has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill in Lawton, Okla. She is the stepdaughter of Michael S. Larson of Lilburn.

Air National Guard Airman Alexander C. Litman graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. He is the son of Dana Litman of Suwanee.

Navy Seaman Thea Marie B. Ritchie Haughton completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill. She is the daughter of Sharon M. and Edward Haughton of Stone Mountain.

Army Pvt. Mark W. Barton graduated from the Infantryman One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning in Columbus. He is the son of Sharmin Barton of Norcross.

Marine Corps Kristin E. Chow was promoted to her current rank while serving with Headquarters and Support Battalion, Marine Corps Base, Camp Pendleton in California, La. She is the daughter of Zobeyda and Jose V. Chow of Norcross and a 2010 graduate of Meadowcreek High School.

Marine Corps Randy L. Rogers graduated from the Marine Corps Basic Combat Engineer Course at Marine Corps Engineer School, Marine Corps Base in Camp Lejeune, N.C. He is the son of Sandra L. Scruggs af Loganville and Roy. L Rogers of Morrow. He is a 2009 graduate of Grayson High School.

Army Spc. Johnathan L. Whitsell graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill in Lawton, Okla. He is the son of David and Linda Whitsell of Lawrenceville. Whitsell graduated from Berkmar High School in Lilburn in 2001.

Army Pfc. Grant N. Futch graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill in Lawton, Okla. He is the son of Brian Futch of Lilburn.

Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Steohanie M. Luckett graduated from Basic Combat Training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. She is the daughter of Melyne Luckett of Norcross. Luckett graduated from Norcross High School in 2004.

Air Force Airman Gavin K. Hunter graduated from Basic Military Training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. He is the son of Karen and Michael Hunter of Sugar Hill. Hunter graduated from North Gwinnett High School in 2010.

Air Force Reserve Airman Diahe A. Piedrahita graduated from Basic Military Training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. She is the daughter of Judith Valencia of Lawrenceville. Piedrahita graduated from Collins Hill High School in Suwanee in 2008.

Coast Guard Seaman William J. Locke graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Recruit Training Center in Cape May, N.J. Locke is the son of Debbie A. and William R. Locke of Loganville.

Army Pvt. Princess Y. Bell graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Still in Lawton, Okla. She is the daughter of Bridget Rosser and James Bell of Decatur.

Marine Corps Master Sgt. Ronald Hollins Jr, was promoted to his current rank while serving with Marine Air Command Squadron 18, Marine Corps Air Station Futenma in Okinawa, Japan. Hollins is the son of Celia Hollins of Kennesaw and Ronald Hollins Sr. of Lawrenceville.

Lt. Col. Dave Gordon, US Army Retired, President of the Ga. Mountain Chapter, Military Officers Association of America, presents a set of "Gold Bars" and a Certificate of Commendation to Kyle J. Duncan, whose parents live in Buford. 2nd Lt. Duncan was commissioned in the U.S. Army during ceremonies Aug. 5 at North Ga. College and State University.