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Tech. Sgt. Donald Matthew Wilkes retired from the Air Force after 20 ½ years of service. He is the son of Margie R. Wilkes of Radcliff and the late Donald R. Wilkes, and is a 1988 graduate of LaRue County High School. His tour of duty included Desert Storm, Northern Watch and Iraq. He also completed the Air Force Academy and earned an associate degree in logistics. The retirement ceremony was March 30, 2009, at Ramstein Air Base in Germany. It was celebrated with his mother, his wife Rachel and their children, Everly, Rosita, Daniel, Donald, Nino and Margie. His last day of duty was June 1, 2009. He and his family have decided to reside in Germany at this time.