Parks graduates from basic training

Published 8:35 pm Saturday, August 11, 2012

Air Force Airman Robert J. Parks III 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.

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

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Parks is the son of Robert and Susan Parks of Fourth Avenue, Farmville.

He is a 2011 graduate of Kings Fork High School.