The following residents of Anne Arundel County, now serving with theU.S. Military, have been honored for their achievements:
* Sgt. Wayne L. Turpin has been decorated with the Army Achievement Medal.
Turpin is a cannon crewman at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. He is the son of Linda L. and Wayne F. Turpin of Glen Burnie.
The sergeant is a 1985 graduate of Andover High School.
* Airman 1st Class Michael A. Peterson has been decorated with the Air Force Achievement Medal.
The medal is awarded to airmen for meritorious acts of courage, or other outstanding accomplishments. An apprentice radio communications analysis specialist, the airman is stationed at Misawa Air Base, Japan.
Peterson is the son of Kay P. and Kirk Moirof 7112 Apple Ave., Jessup. He is a 1987 graduate of Meade Senior High School, Fort George G. Meade.