Local Airman from Kennewick Graduates from Basic Training

<p>Kirkland Jeffers</p>

Kirkland Jeffers

Air Force Airman Kirkland R. Jeffers 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.

Jeffers is the son of Teresa Titzman of Kennewick.

He is a 2012 graduate of Southridge High School, Kennewick.