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Published: Saturday, March 29, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT

Serviceman completes basic

Air Force Airman Zachary J. Grobe graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio.

The airman completed an 8-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.

Grobe is the son of James Grobe Jr. of Polo, and a 2011 graduate of Polo Community High School.

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