Partly Cloudy
75°FPartly CloudyFull Forecast

Area graduate completes instruction

Published: Saturday, July 27, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

Air Force Airman 1st Class Allen C. Nelson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio.

The airman completed an intensive, 8 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.

Nelson is the son of Billie Jo Law of Lyndon, Kan., and Jeff Lancaster of Milledgeville. He is a 2009 graduate of Milledgeville High School.

National video



Reader Poll

The high school football season begins Aug. 26. Do you plan to attend any games?
Yes, I’m a big fan and will attend most of my team’s games
Yes, I’ll attend maybe half of the games
Yes, I’ll go to at least one game
No, but I’ll follow high school football in the media
No, not interested