Posted: October 31, 2012 at 5:30 a.m.

Air Force Airman Matthew Jones graduated basic training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. The 2009 graduate of Southside High School in Fort Smith is the son of Suzanne and Richard Jones of Prairie Grove, formerly of Fort Smith. Cadet Isaac David Cantu Ritter, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Ritter of Fayetteville, completed the six-week Cadet Basic Training course at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y. He is a 2012 graduate of Haas Hall Academy in Fayetteville.

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Life, Pages 7 on 10/31/2012