Hale Graduates From Basic Military Training

April 29, 2017

U.S. Air Force Airman Vonche D. Hale II graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

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 also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Hale is the son of Tia and Marcus Rivers of Cantonment.  He is a 2014 graduate of West Florida High School.


10 Responses to “Hale Graduates From Basic Military Training”

  1. Andriene Oliver on April 30th, 2017 9:19 am

    Congratulations..that’s great i know the parents are so proud i would be

  2. Nikki Long on April 30th, 2017 9:06 am

    Congratulations Airman Hale!!

  3. Retired on April 29th, 2017 11:32 pm

    Good for you! Proud to see this fine example of one of the youth from our area. Good choice and we hope you stay the course and enjoy success in the future. Look the rest of you! Life is what you make it.

  4. Donna Dovico on April 29th, 2017 6:50 pm

    Thank you son. I wish the very best for your future career in the military . I am a.military mama.of an air force man myself . Be safe

  5. Stephanie Cox on April 29th, 2017 3:09 pm

    Congratulations Airmen Hale, I am a very proud Wingmom. You will never be alone. Spead your wings and fly.

  6. Susan on April 29th, 2017 10:55 am

    Congratulations! Thank you for what you are doing! Our family supports you!

  7. anne 1of2 on April 29th, 2017 8:49 am

    Good for you Airman Hale! Thank you for your decision to serve our country! A great future lies ahead if you take every opportunity offered. My family is full of veterans and they are still proud people and speak highly of their time in the military.

  8. Anne on April 29th, 2017 7:41 am

    Airman Vonche D. Hale II, it makes Me your family and OUR Nation Proud to have you in Service to the United States of America.
    Thanks to You, Airman Hale, and Thanks to ALL those who have and who do serve this Great Nation.

  9. D Johnson on April 29th, 2017 6:59 am

    Congratulations! It is wonderful to see some encouraging news. Go forth young man and be all that you can be. You have already made a great start. Good luck and best wishes in whatever you choose.

  10. mike on April 29th, 2017 6:22 am

    Congratulations Airman Hale! Fight proud! :)