Here is a look at what Southlanders are accomplishing in the military.

News includes South Holland, Frankfort, Chicago, Glenwood, Flossmoor, Bridgeview and Summit.

Richardson graduates

Air Force Airman Deandre L. Richardson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland. He is the son of Nakita Kendall, of South Holland.

Richardson is a 2012 graduate of Thornwood High School in South Holland.

Contreras graduates

Air Force Airman Jesus M. Contreras graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland.

He is the son of Manuel Contreras, of Frankfort, and Leo Venegas, of Chicago.

Johnson graduates

Air Force Airman Julian D. Johnson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland. He is the son of Juleen and Raphael Brownfield, of Glenwood. Johnson is a 2012 graduate of Homewood-Flossmoor High School.

Monday graduates

Air Force Airman Therese M. Monday graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland. She is the daughter of Amy Monday, of Bridgeview. Monday is a 2006 graduate of Argo Community High School in Summit.

Staff reports