Jessamine County

Military graduations and promotions of area residents.

T. Groft
Joshua T. Groft


The following have graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas:

■ Air Force Airman Damone Thompson is the son of Tracey Benton, the stepson of Manwell Benton, and the grandson of Ronald and Deborah Mitchell, all of Lexington. Damone is a 2012 graduate of Bryan Station High School.

■ Air Force Airman 1st Class Amanda L. Masters is the daughter of Tammy McKnight of Nicholasville. She is a 2007 graduate of East Jessamine High School.

■ Air Force Airman 1st Class Joshua T. Groft is the son of John and Vicki Groft of Lexington. He is a 2006 graduate of Tates Creek High School.