On Aug. 16, Capt. Milton Sidney Ganison IV of Waldorf achieved a lifetime goal of becoming a U.S. Air Force pilot when he graduated in the top of his class from specialized undergraduate pilot training at Laughlin Air Force Base in Del Rio, Texas.

A 2013 Westlake High School graduate and Waldorf native is serving with a U.S. Navy helicopter squadron that flies the Navy’s newest and most technologically-advanced helicopter.

Burgess completes Air Force basic training

A 2014 La Plata High School graduate and Waldorf native is serving in the U.S. Navy at Naval Air Station Jacksonville, home to the U.S. Navy’s newest maritime, patrol and reconnaissance aircraft.

Wilson graduates from Air Force basic training

Proctor graduates from Air Force basic training