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Usher completes basic training
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Airman Joshua D. Usher - photo by Photo provided

Air National Guard Airman Joshua D. Usher 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.

He is the son of Melissa and Timothy Usher of Springfield.

Usher is a 2007 graduate of Effingham County High School.