Military graduations, announcements and news

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Army National Guard Pvt. Trevor A. Holbrooks has graduated from the Basic Field Artillery Cannon Crewmember Advanced Individual Training course at Fort Sill in Lawton, Okla. Holbrooks is the son of Fred A. Holbrooks of Cumming and Angie D. Page of Suwanee.

Army Pfc. Stephen C. Rose has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. He is a 2004 graduate of North Forsyth High School, Cumming.

Air Force Airman Jonathan K. Froelich graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. Froelich is the son of Keith and Pat Froelich of Alpharetta. He is a 2006 graduate of Chattahoochee High School. He earned an associate’s degree in 2010 from Valdosta State University.

Air Force Reserve Airman Sidonie J. Revels graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. Revels is the daughter of Dave Revels of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Sophia Revels of Alpharetta.

Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Amanda L. Copeland graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. Copeland is the daughter of Menthalia Copeland and sister of Marvin Copeland. She is a 2008 graduate of Roswell High School.

Army 2nd Lt. Stephen R. Benz graduated from Officer Candidate School (OCS) at Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga., and was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army. Benz is the son of Marianne Benz of Alpharetta. He is a 2004 graduate of Blessed Trinity Catholic High School in Roswell, and earned a bachelor’s degree in 2009 from Kennesaw State University.

Air Force Airman Ryan A. Beaulieu graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. Beaulieu is the son of David Beaulieu of Roswell.

Air Force Airman Melissa A. Valencia graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. Valencia is the daughter of Maria Kler Gonzales of Cumming and Vicente Abundis of Austin, Texas. She is a 2008 graduate of Forsyth Central High School, Cumming.

Air Force Reserve Airman Sydney B. Hilbert graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. Hilbert is the daughter of Janelle Hilbert of Murrieta, Calif. She is a 2010 graduate of Roswell High School, Roswell.