Hale graduates basic training

Air Force Airman Steven C. Hale has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.

During the six weeks of training, the airman studied the Air Force mission and received physical training, rifle marksmanship, field training exercises, and special training in human relations.

In addition, airmen who complete basic training earn credits toward an associate degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

He is the son of Bruce Hale of Maylene.

Hale is a 2006 graduate of Thompson High School