Local Airman Graduates Basic Training

Air National Guard Airman Chance N. DeSmet graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

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 earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

DeSmet is the son of Melanie and Darrell DeSmet of Kennewick.