Air Force Airman Ryan T. Woodhouse graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. He is the son of Cathy Woodhouse of Topsham and David Woodhouse of Falmouth and is a 2003 graduate of Mt. Ararat High School, Topsham.

Army Reserve Spc. Anthony R. Cleveland is returning to the United States after a deployment in Iraq. He is a motor transport operator with two years of military service and is regularly assigned to the 220th Transportation Company, based out of Keene, N.H. Cleveland graduated in 2009 from Greely High School, Cumberland.

The following Maine National Guard soldiers have recently been promoted to the rank listed:

First Lt. Seth Coolbrith, North Yarmouth, Co. B, 3/172d Infantry (Mountain).

Pfc. Sergei Kiyanitsa, Portland, 251st Engineer Company (Sapper).

Pfc. Matthew Askins, Union, Detachment 1, 1136th Transportation Company.

Spc. Orie Bartlett, Lovell, 133rd Headquarters, Headquarters Company.

Sgt. Jeffrey Cole, Biddeford, 152 Maintenance Company.

Spc. Philip Sutton Jr., South Berwick, Company C, 1/126th Aviation Regiment.

Spc. Andrew Bouchard Sr., Kennebunk, 251st Engineer Company (Sapper).