Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

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Honored Military Alumni

Athan Scott Allen
Athan Scott Allen Class of 2000
Navy, 6 Years
Navy Corpsman for VFA 137 and VFA 125 stationed in Lemoore,CA. Athan died 8/16/08 while in Alaska during a training for VFA 125.
Brian Judkins
Brian Judkins Class of 1996
Marine Corps, 12 Years
Served as Administrative Clerk, Operations Chief, Civil Affairs, Martial Arts Instructor, Injured Marine Liaison. Various Duty Stations World Wide: Okinawa 1997-1999 Monterey CA 1999-2000 Reserve Duty 2000-2002 South America 2002 Reserve Duty 2003-2004 OIF 2004-2005, 2006 Palo Alto, CA 2007- Present
Chris Martinez
Chris Martinez Class of 1985
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Persian Gulf War 1990 Operation Iraqi Freedom 2003, 2005, 2007 Operation Enduring Freedom - Afghanistan 2010
Cliff Tomplait
Cliff Tomplait Class of 1970
Navy, 7 Years
Advanced electronics (satellite communications and cryptography). Western Australia, Diego Garcia, Hawaii.
Dan M. Brown
Dan M. Brown Class of 1970
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired Commander. Ballistic Missiles Officer on Navy submarines.
Floyd Jiminez
Floyd Jiminez Class of 1958
Army, 20+ Years
9 years 111th Engineer Battalion 36th Inf. Div. Spent 12 years US Army aviation as a helicopter pilot. One year in Vietnam 1969-1970. Retired from US Army Reserves in 1981. Retired from TXU in 1992.
Jarmon Wolfe
Jarmon Wolfe Class of 1987
Navy, 9 Years
Hospital Corpsman, served 3 years with USMC and 4 years with an Army, Navy and Air Force unit.
Jerry L Henderson
Jerry L Henderson Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years
Fighter Pilot
joe willey
joe willey Class of 1957
Navy, 20+ Years
chief petty officer
joe willey
joe willey Class of 1957
Navy, 20+ Years
chief petty officer
Joseph F. Delahoussaye
Joseph F. Delahoussaye Class of 1972
Air Force, 3 Years
Joshua Leggitt
Joshua Leggitt Class of 2003
Air Force, 12 Years
Combat Weather Forecaster USAF (2003-2015). Weather forecaster at 26 Operational Weather Squadron, Barksdale AFB, LA (2004-2007). Combat Weather Team with 2nd Infantry Division and forecaster for 3rd Military Intelligence, 4-2 Aviation Battalion, and 1-2 Aviation Battalion at United States Army Garrison Humphreys, Republic of Korea (2007-2009). Weather Forecaster & Tactical Equipment Trainer at 2 Operations Support Squadron Barksdale AFB, LA (2009-2011). First Term Airman Instructor at Barksdale AFB, LA (2011-2012). Combat Weather Team Non-Commission Officer in Charge at Apiay, South America (2012). Assistant Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge at 2 Operations Support Squadron at Barksdale AFB, LA (2012-2015). Medically Retired in September 2015 at the rank of Technical Sergeant from the United States Air Force. Currently living in Hope, AR with wife and daughter.
Larry W. Strother, Sr.
Larry W. Strother, Sr. Class of 1964
Air Force, 8 Years
Instructor Pilot
Lindsey Wolgast
Lindsey Wolgast Class of 2006
Air Force, 8 Years
Roger Collins
Roger Collins Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Served in the US Marines from 1967 - 1970, with two tours in Viet Nam as a Helicopter door gunner and crew chief. Served in the US Army from 1971 - 2001 as a Combat Engineer Officer with assignments all over the globe
Ronnie Foreman
Ronnie Foreman Class of 1955
Marine Corps, 8 Years
Marine Fighter Pilot; Nam 1966: five air medals
Scott Bush
Scott Bush Class of 1984
Army, 4 Years
Ordnance Corps. 9th Ord. Co Germany
SFC Mike Glaze
SFC Mike Glaze Class of 1988
Army, 20+ Years
Military Policeman. Currently deployed to Mosul, Iraq for 4th Combat Tour. Awards include 2 Bronze Star Medals
Shannon Reck
Shannon Reck Class of 1990
Coast Guard, 20+ Years
Started off in the US Marine Corps as a machine gunner and transitioned to the US Coast Guard as a corpsman (medic) in 1992. It has been a fun ride thus far and I hope to continue with it for the foreseeable future.
Thomas Alvin Saldana
Thomas Alvin Saldana Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Retired Major

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Jeff Ortiz
Class of '01

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Alex "Bud" Powell Passed Away

Bud Powell graduated from NHS in 1957. He married Janice Cherry, who also graduated from NHS in 1957. He was a shop te...
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