Former Potsdam resident graduates from basic military training
Friday, January 25, 2013 - 12:39 pm

PARISHVILLE -- Air Force Airman Brian M. Reilly, the son of Potsdam residents, recently graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, 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.

Reilly is the son of Richard and Kimberly Reilly of County Route 47, Potsdam. He is a 2012 graduate of Parishville Hopkinton Central School, Parishville.

Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associates degree in applied science through the Community College of the Air Force.