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Updated: December 23, 2012 6:13AM



Here is a look at what Southlanders are accomplishing in the military including news from Chicago, Calumet City and Chicago Heights.

McKinney graduates basic training

Air Force Airman Garrick B. McKinney graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.

McKinney is the son of Shirley Thomas, of Chicago. He is a 2010 graduate of Bowen High School in Chicago.

Jimenez completes military training

Air Force Airman Jhonathan X. Jimenez graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.

Jimenez earned distinction as an honor graduate. He is the son of Magaly Jimenez, of Calumet City.

Jimenez is a 2007 graduate of Thornton Fractional North High School in Calumet City. He earned a bachelor’s degree in 2011 from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Durham finishes combat training

Army Pvt. Christopher Durham has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill in Lawton, Okla.

Durham is the grandson of Connie Durham, of Chicago Heights. He is a 2009 graduate of Bloom High School.

Sullivan graduates Army training

Army Pfc. Shane P. Sullivan has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C.

Sullivan is the son of Richard and Mary Sullivan, of Chicago. He is a 2009 graduate of Mount Carmel High School.

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