Military briefs



Bethel grad takes recruiting job

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Army Sgt. Ryan W. Cross has arrived for duty as a recruiter with Fort Wayne Army Recruiting Company, Indianapolis Army Recruiting Battalion, Ill.

He is a 2005 graduate of Bethel High School, Tipp City, Ohio.

Anderson graduates from basic

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — U.S. Air Force Airman Nolan J. Anderson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Anderson is the son of Donny and Jean Anderson and grandson of Teresa Anderson and Don and Loretta Smith, all of Saint Paris, Ohio, and nephew of Erik Anderson of Huber Heights, Ohio. He is also the brother of Nick Haney and Nathan Anderson.

The airman graduated in 2016 from Graham High School, Saint Paris, Ohio.