Military notes

Military notes: July 1

June 30, 2014 

Graduations

Evan M. Menchen has graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo. He received a bachelor of science degree and was commissioned as a second lieutenant. Evan is the son of Julie L. and Michael D. Menchen and the brother of Jordan K. Menchen, all of Winchester. He is a 2010 graduate of George Rogers Clark High School.

■ Air Force Airman 1st Class Tiffany M. James has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio. James earned distinction as an honor graduate. She is the daughter of Mary L. Kirk and the stepdaughter of William L. Kirk of Winchester, and granddaughter of Betty Price of Richmond. She is a 2009 graduate of George Rogers Clark High School.

■ Army Maj. Lolito Ganal has graduated from the Command and General Staff Officers Course at the Army Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth in Kansas. The college is the army's senior tactical school. Graduates are prepared to assume war-fighting duties immediately upon graduation. He is a 1997 graduate of Howard High School, Ellicott City, Md. He earned an bachelor's degree in 2002 from the University of Kentucky.

■ Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Kevin M. Cordingly graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio. He is the son of Rebeca Parsons of Albany, N.Y., and brother of Brian W. Cordingly of Bowling Green. He is a 2010 graduate of Paul Laurence Dunbar High School.

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