Airman Seth R. Root graduates basic training

Submitted to the Herald Review

SAN ANTONIO — U.S. Air Force Airman Seth R. Root 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 also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Root is the son of Stacy K. Shillington, of Reed City, and William M. Root, of Leroy, and step-son of Jonathan J. Shillington, of Reed City.

He is a 2016 graduate of Reed City High School.