Pvt. Stuart Bentley, of Traverse City, has returned from completing basic and advanced individual training for the Michigan Army National Guard at Ft. Benning, Ga. He now will be assigned to Co A, 1/125th Infantry in Detroit. Bentley is a graduate of Traverse City West High School and is the son of Stephen Bentley and Cherie Mettler, of Traverse City.
Master Sgt. Angela Pullings has retired from the United States Air Force after 25 years of service. The Senior Imagery Analyst of the 1st Special Operations Support Squadron, Intelligence Flight of Hurlbert Field in Florida has served Joint Special Operations Command during Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom.
Pullings enlisted in the Air Force in 1984. She graduated from Imagery Intelligence Apprentice School. She has served in various positions throughout the Department of Defense, including as First Sergeant of her organization.
She is the daughter of James and Doris Hicks, of Traverse City.
Air Force Airman Shane Schubot has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. He is the son of Lisa Schubot, of Traverse City, and stepson of Eric Mulder, of Grand Rapids. Schubot is a 2009 graduate of Forest Hills Northern High School, Grand Rapids.
Air Force Airman Jacob Mathie has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
He is the son of David and Heather Mathie, of Traverse City. Mathie is a 2009 graduate of Traverse City West Senior High School.