Air Force Airman Devyn Gourdine graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. He is a 2008 graduate of Rodriguez High School in Fairfield.
Air Force Airman Jonathan Thomas graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. Thomas is the son of Tracey Thomas and grandson of Pete Ross, both of Benicia. He is a 2009 graduate of Benicia High School.
Nick DeCicco is the editor of the Tailwind and writes the pop culture blog/column For Those About to Rock. Before joining the DR staff in July 2007, DeCicco (pronounced Deh-CEE-Coh) worked at The Union in Grass Valley, Calif., and the Greeley Tribune in Greeley, Colo. A 2004 graduate of the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley, DeCicco spends his free time attending concerts, listening to music, going to movies, traveling and hiking.