Rushville Republican

October 19, 2012

service news: Sowders

Rushville Republican

RUSHVILLE — Air Force Airman Caleb E. Sowders 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.

Sowders is the son of Ted Sowders of West 800 North, Carthage.

He graduated from a home school program in 2011, Carthage.