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APW Airman Completes Basic Training

Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Michael G. Phillips graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, 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.

Phillips is the son of Susan Phillips of County Route 26, Parish.

He is a 2008 graduate of Altmar-Parish-Williamstown High School, Parish.