From staff reports
Traverse City Record-Eagle
---- — • Air Force Airman 1st Class Seth A. Merrifield has graduated from the Cryptologic Linguist Specialist Course at the Defense Language Institute, Foreign Language Center, Presidio of Monterey, Monterey, Calif. Merrifield is an airborne cryptologic linguist and has served in the military for one year.
He is the son of Bruce and Michelle Merrifield of Central Lake and a 2010 of Ellsworth High School.
• Air Force Airman Sheila M. Crouse graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Crouse is the daughter of Rick Pierson of Central Lake and a 2012 graduate of Central Lake High School.