November 26, 2014
Local resident graduates from Army book camp
Army Pvt. Savannah M. Hovda has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
November 18, 2014
Sonia Dailey enrolls at Pratt Institute
Sonia Dailey, of Renton, has started studies at the prestigious Pratt Institute, in New York, New York.
October 21, 2014
Air Force Airman First Class Alan D. Hoerst graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Hoerst 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.
September 23, 2014
Local students graduate from Seattle Pacific University
Issaquah: Jenive Brooks, Bachelor of Arts, psychology; Heather Clauson-Sells, Doctor of Education, doctoral studies in education; Pallavi Dua, Master of Science, information systems management; Joanna Harmon, Master of Arts, teaching; Jaclyn Kopson, Master of Arts, business administration management; Madison Maloney, Master of Arts, industrial and organizational psychology; Abigail Platter, Magna Cum Laude, Bachelor of Arts, art; Daniel Schafer, Master of Science, information systems management; Kristina Schwartz, Master of Arts, teaching; Kerry Truell, Master of Education, literacy; and Tara Walker, Magna Cum Laude, Bachelor of Science, mathematics
September 16, 2014
Hallie Holton, of Sammamish, was named to the honor roll at University of Kansas, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, in Lawrence, Kansas.
July 15, 2014
U.S. Army Reserve Col. Arthur S. Jepsky has retired from the Army Reserve after serving honorably for 32 years.
Jepsky was last serving as Assistant Chief of Staff for Support Operations with 316th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), McGarity U.S. Army Reserve Center, Pa.
February 4, 2014
Local residents complete Air Force boot camp
Air Force Reserve Airmen Anthony Holmes Jr. and Jazmine Fleming graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.
Holmes is the son of Leverne Holmes, of Newcastle.
January 14, 2014
Neal Robinson graduates from basic training
Air Force Airman First Class Neal Robinson, son of Marina Robinson, of Aiea, Hawaii, and Gene Robinson, of Issaquah, has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.
The intensive eight-week program includes military training, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
November 12, 2013
Ryan Lamm completes Army boot camp
Army Spc. Ryan Lamm, son of Ken and Bev Lamm, of Renton, graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga.
Over the course of nine weeks, Lamm and his fellow soldiers developed basic combat skills and gained experience using various weapons.
Lamm graduated from Kettle Falls High School in Kettle Falls, and received his bachelor’s degree from Washington State University in Pullman in 2009.
June 11, 2013
Joshua Woods completes Army basic training
Army Pfc. Joshua M. Woods graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
Woods is a 2012 graduate of Issaquah High School. He is the son of Cindy Woods, of Sammamish, and Tim Batzel, of Renton.