Andrew Sanders, a native of Thomaston, is an aviation electronics technician in the United States Navy. The son of Louie and Jennifer Sanders of Thomaston, Sanders is currently on orders, living in Patuzent River, Md., with his wife, Ashley, and their two children, Drew and Alora. Sanders and his wife had the opportunity to attend the Commander-in-Chief’s Inaugural Ball in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 22. In the upper photo, President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama wave to the crowd as they enter the Inaugural Ball. In the left photo, Ashley and Andrew Sanders have their photo taken in front of the entrance to the Inaugural Ball.