For Greene County News
SAN ANTONIO — Air Force Airman 1st Class Christian D. Brown 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 earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Brown is the son of Kim Smith and grandson of Barbra Merrill, and Ernestine Brown, all of Columbus. He is a 2009 graduate of FCIAcademy, Columbus. He earned an bachelor’s degree in 2014 from Central State University.