Larry D. Kees has been promoted to the rank of master sergeant in the U.S. Air National Guard.
Kees is currently serving as Station Captain with 122nd Fighter Wing, Indiana Air National Guard. He has served in the military for 15 years.
Kees is the son of Dennis and Rebecca Kees of Harlan.
He is a 1996 graduate of Woodlan High School, Woodburn, and earned a bachelor's degree in 2002 from Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne.