Dean Lester in Air Force 2012.05.30

Air Force Airman Dean R. Lester, a 2004 Morenci Area High School graduate, recently graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program which 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.

Lester is the son of Shaleen Lester of Morenci.