GRAFTON—Air Force Airman Jacob Minear graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas on May 17th, 2019.
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.
Airman who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Jacob Minear is the son of Jonathan and Leisa Minear of Grafton WV, and grandson of Mark and Alma Mills of Shady Spring WV and Jack and Joleene Minear of Fairmont WV. Jacob is a 2018 graduate of Grafton High School. Jacob is currently at Keesler AFB in Biloxi Mississippi.