▪ Air Force Airman Travis R. Dean graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in Texas.
Travis is the son of Joanna and Robert Dean of Richland.
He graduated in 2014 from Richland High School.
▪ Air Force Airman Ivana M. Baltazar graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in Texas.
Baltazar is the daughter of Tiffany Thomas of Mesa, Ariz., and Daniel Baltazar of Hermiston.
She graduated in 2013 from Westwood High School in Mesa, Ariz.
▪ John J. Hylden, a student at Gonzaga University and Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps cadet, participated in Cadet Language and Cultural Immersion Training. After a weeklong training session at Fort Knox, Ky., the selected cadets are deployed to partner nations where they are immersed in the local cultures and languages.
Hylden was part of a team that deployed to Thailand to participate in a humanitarian mission building dams and concrete foundations, and teaching English to children in elementary and high schools.
He is a 2013 graduate of Tri-Cities Prep, Pasco.