Griffin graduates Air Force basic training
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 12:00 AM
Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Kirkland S. Griffin 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 earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Griffin is the son of Scott Griffin of Portland, Ore., and grandson of Margret Griffin of Union, Miss.
He is a 2011 graduate of Newton County High School, Decatur.