A 2015 pickering High School graduate has become a U.S. Air Force Airman.

A 2015 pickering High School graduate has become a U.S. Air Force Airman.

Choun Holmes 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 associates degree in applied science, through the Community College of the Air Force.

Holmes is the son of George Norris of El Paso, Texas, and Sherlyn Holmes of New Llano, and brother of Lanisia Campbell of New Llano.