Zachary Samples graduates from Air Force basic training


U.S. Air Force Airman Zachary W. Samples 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.

Samples is the son of Tracy Samples and Ronald Samples and stepson of Jan Samples, all of Buckhannon and a 2012 graduate of Buckhannon Upshur High School.