MILITARY NEWS


U.S. Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Joel Myers graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Myers is the son of Easter and Danny Myers, and grandson of Burton Hamon, all of Ashley. He is a 2010 graduate of Buckeye Valley High School.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.