Local graduates complete basic training
Air Force Airman Tynisha A. Spencer graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio. Spencer is the daughter of Marvin Spencer of Fairfield and granddaughter of Juanita Spencer of Vacaville. She is a 2012 graduate of Fairfield High School.
Army Pvt. Daniel C. Younger has graduated from the basic infantry training and advanced individual training at Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga. Younger is a 2012 graduate of Rio Vista 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.