Air Force Airman Matthew E. Hansen graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. Hansen is the son of Gene and Patty Hansen of Traverse City. He is a 2006 graduate of Traverse City Central High School.
Army National Guard Pvt. Timothy A. Gates has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. Gates is the son of Robbin Nevills of Fife Lake. He is a 2011 graduate of Forest Area High School.
Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Seth M. Little graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. Little is the son of Sandra Little of Traverse City. He graduated from a home school program in 2006. He earned an associate degree in 2010 from Northwestern Michigan College.