Marengo County native graduates Air Force basic trainingBy Staff Reports Published 4:14pm Thursday, October 31, 2013
Air Force Reserve Airman Amber D. Howard graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.
Howard is the daughter of Augusta and Jonathan King of Demopolis and niece of Wilma Winn of Gallion, and she is a 2005 graduate of Linden 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.