U.S. Air Force National Guard Airman 1st Class Kyl Samway graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.
The airman completed an eight-week program with training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
He is a son of Catherine Samway of Hailey and Robert C. Samway of Everett, Wash. Kyl is the brother of Courtney Bowman of Elkhorn, husband of Natalia A. Ferris of Hailey, and the son-in-law of Leeann and Greg Ferris of Hailey.
Kyl is a 1998 graduate of Wood River High School. He earned a bachelor’s degree in 2005 from California Polytechnic State University.
Sun Valley native Evan Marks was part of the annual Instant Play Festival Sept. 22-23 at Whitman College in Walla Walla, Wash.
Whitman students wrote 14 brand-new 10-minute plays as the culmination of a series of workshops taken with professional playwrights. The campus community brought them to life in a celebration of collaboration and imagination.