Air Force Airman John K. Bradley graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. Bradley is the son of Peggy Bradley of Benicia. He is a 2012 graduate of Benicia High School.
Army Staff Sgt. Thomas O’Brien has returned to the U.S. after being deployed overseas at a forward-operating base to serve in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. He is the son of Michael and Linda O’Brien of Vallejo.
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.