Tullis is the son of Jerry Tullis, Valley Falls.
Ryan Smith has graduated from basic combat military training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.
During the training, Smith received instruction and practice in drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, physical fitness, basic first aid and Army values, principles and traditions.
Smith is the son of Brent Smith, Lawrence. He is a 2000 Lawrence High School graduate.