Airman Pettigrew graduates

Air Force Airman Michael J. Pettigrew graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Michael J. Pettigrew
Michael J. Pettigrew

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.

Pettigrew is the son of Michael Pettigrew of Sharon Springs, Kan., and Misty Pettigrew of Pulaski.

He is a 2009 graduate of Wallace County High School, Sharon Springs, Kan.