Army Pvt. Brenda Y. Piedra, daughter of Humberto Piedra of
Burbank, has graduated from the unit supply specialist advanced
individual training course at Fort Lee in Petersburg, Va. She is a
2000 graduate of Burbank High School.
Air Force Airman Artin Avetyan, son of Jirair and Hasmik Avetyan
of Burbank, has graduated from basic military training at Lackland
Air Force Base in San Antonio. He is a 2002 graduate from Hoover High
Marine Corps Pfc. Gilbert S. Ruiz, son of Linda Ruiz of Houston
and Juan Santiago of Glendale, graduated from the Marine Aviation
Operations Specialist Course. He is a 2000 graduate of North Brook
High School in Houston.
Marine Corps Cpl. Tanya J. Hunter, daughter of Belle A. Fisher of
Glendale and Ned Hunter of Victorville, is halfway through a
six-month deployment to the Western Pacific Ocean and Arabian Gulf.
Hunter is a 1998 graduate of Glendale High School and joined the
Marine Corps in November 1998.
Marine Corps Pfc. John B. Burgos, a 1998 graduate of St. Francis
High School, recently completed basic training at Marine Corps
Recruit Depot in San Diego.
Air Force Airman Silvana M. Restrepo, daughter of Mary Restrepo of
Glendale, has graduated from the information management apprentice
course at Keesler Air Force Base, Biloxi, Miss.
She is a 2001 graduate of Glendale High School.