Carley graduates from basic training

PARIS — Air Force Airman Philip R. Carley 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.

Carley is the son of Richard Carley of Paris. He is a 2011 graduate of Big Rapids High School.