Story last updated at 9/16/2009 - 11:48 am
KETCHIKAN - Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Michael S. Medcock recently graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. Medcock is the son of Carrie Lawrenson of Ketchikan and a 2005 graduate of Ketchikan High School.
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.