•Airman Timothy D. Tipton graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio. He is the son of Malynda Lowrey of Columbia City.•Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class James M. McCarron arrived in the U.S. 5th Fleet's Area of Responsibility after the ship completed a routine transit through the Suez Canal. McCarron is the son of Lynne C. and H. Michael McCarron of Fort Wayne and joined the Navy in October 2010.•Army
Pvt. Alyssa R. Kolkman has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. She is the daughter of Joel Lusch of Fremont and Janell Stayner of Fort Wayne and is a 2012 graduate of Prairie Heights High School, LaGrange.