Potsdam man graduates from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base
Friday, May 28, 2010 - 10:14 am

POTSDAM -- Air Force Airman 1st Class Travis T. Evans graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

Evans earned distinction as an honor graduate. He is the son of Lisa and Tad Evans of Morley-Potsdam Road, Potsdam.

The airman is a 2001 graduate of Potsdam High School.

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