Military notes: Nov. 16


■ Airman John L. Lofton III has graduated from the C-17 Aerospace Maintenance Apprentice Course at Sheppard Air Force Base in Wichita Falls, Texas.

He is the son of John L. Lofton II of Lexington and Vicky Ritter of Lexington, and stepson of Jonathan F. Ritter of Lexington. He is a 2004 graduate of Bryan Station High School.

■ Army Reserve Pvt. Mary K. Mays has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. Mays is the daughter of Karla Mays of Lexington, and the granddaughter of Ray Dragoo of Butler. She is a 2011 graduate of Henry Clay High School.

■ Airman Cody J. Frank has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. Frank is the son of Michael Frank of Georgetown.


■ Army Spec. Daniel A. Cain has returned to Fort Richardson, Alaska, after a yearlong deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. He is a member of the 109th Transportation Company, 17th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 3rd Maneuver Enhancement Brigade.

Cain is a motor transport operator with two years of military service. He is the son of Sharon Lawrence of Lexington and Kevin Cain of Erlanger. His wife, Nicole, is the daughter of Vicky and Michael Lohre of Walton. The specialist is a 2004 graduate of Scott High School in Taylor Mill.