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From page B10 | March 17, 2013 | 1 Comment

Air Force Reserve Airman Gail Hayes graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. Hayes is the daughter of Michael Delgado Sr. of Suisun City. She is a 2005 graduate of Armijo High School in Fairfield. She earned an associate degree in 2012 from Solano Community College in Fairfield.

Army Pvt. Mark Ramirez graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. Ramirez is the stepson of William Linney of Travis Air Force Base. He is a 2012 graduate of Vanden High School in Fairfield.

Nick DeCicco

Nick DeCicco

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.
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  • Rich GiddensMarch 17, 2013 - 8:13 am

    40% of first term enlistees will fail to complete their contractual military service obligations. They will seperate for a variety of reasons. Some will complete their terms of enlistment but will be denied re-enlistment for cause. Military service is physically, emotionally and legally risky. You can get killed or maimed. You can be inprisoned. You can end up at the wrong place at the wrong time as you spin the dice everyday.

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