Chase E. Kilfoyle
Chase E. Kilfoyle graduated from the Army ROTC (Reserve Officer Training Corps) Leader Development and Assessment Course, also known as "Operation Warrior Forge," at Fort Lewis, Tacoma, Wash.
Air Force Airman Kelsey C. Schlumpberger graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
Newhall native Larissa Perkins was nominated for the 2009 edition of Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges. Perkins, a senior math major, was one of 35 students from Howard Payne University who received the honor.
Air Force Airman James Y. Lee graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio,
On Saturday, March 14, Myrna R. Condie of Santa Clarita was named the 2009 California Mother of the Year by the California Association of American Mothers, Inc.This year the national convention will be held April 22-25 in Portland, Ore. where Condie will compete for the 2009 National Mother of the Year title.
Scot Schaeffer, Luther College vice president for enrollment management, has announced that Paulina Johnson, of Santa Clarita, has been accepted for admission for the 2009-2010 academic year to Luther College. Johnson received a Regent Scholarship.
Navy Seaman Apprentice Christopher M. Crone, son of Anne M. Sandon, of Castaic, and Patrick M. Crone, of Castaic, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training and was meritoriously promoted to his current rank of Navy Seaman Apprentice at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
Kimberly A. Peck has been promoted to the rank of senior airman in the U.S. Air Force.
She is the daughter of Robin E. and Debbie A. Peck of Santa Clarita.
Army Pvt. Fadi R. Tami has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.
During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, core values and traditions.
Marine Corps Pfc. Eloy I. Sanchez, son of Reyna Gonzaga of Newhall, recently completed the Marine Corps Enlisted Warehouse Basic Course.
During the course with Marine Corps Combat Service Support Schools Training Command, Camp Lejeune, N. C, students are provided with a comprehensive theoretical and practical background in the performance and administration of duties as a warehouse clerk. Studies include storage and issue procedures, record keeping, inventory of materials, storing gear and running warehouse machinery such as a forklift.
Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Francis L. Enriquez, son of Violeta and Namor Enriquez of Stevenson Ranch, recently was promoted to his current rank while serving with Patrol Squadron 45, Naval Air Station, Jacksonville, Fla.
Enriquez was promoted based on sustained superior job performance and proficiency in his designated specialty. Enriquez joined the Navy in August 2002.
Navy Seaman Recruit Anthony P. Schomaker, son of Sherry L. Schomaker of West Covina, Calif. and David A. Schomaker of Valencia, Calif., recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
During the eight-week program, Schomaker completed a variety of training which included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, firefighting, water safety and survival, and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis was also placed on physical fitness.
Andrew A. Scraper is the Airman of the Quarter for Vandenberg AFB, California.
Air Force Airman Spencer C. Hampton of Castaic has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.