Training grad

U.S. Air Force Airman Gabriel R. Velasco Rodriguez recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio. 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. Velasco Rodriguez is the son of Gabriel and Jessica Rodriguez of Beeville. He is a 2018 graduate of A.C. Jones High School.