Tuesday, September 19, 2006
In The Service
Port LaBelle Man Graduates From Air Force Training
PORT LABELLE, FLORIDA -- Air Force Airman 1st Class Steven Preston has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. During the six weeks of training, the airman studied the Air Force mission, organization, and military customs and courtesies; performed drill and ceremony marches, and received physical training, rifle marksmanship, field training exercises, and special training in human relations.
In addition, airmen who complete basic training earn credits toward an associate degree through the Community College of the Air Force. He is the son of Michelle Burke of East Sunflower Circle, and nephew of Rob Spencer of Rainbow Circle, both of La Belle, Fla. Preston is a 2006 graduate of La Belle High School.