TICONDEROGA, N.Y. - A local man has completed basic training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.
Air Force Airman Kristoffer R. Whitford graduated after an eight-week program.
This program teaches military discipline, studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare skills and principles.
Due to the completion of Whitford's training, he has earned four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Whitford's mother, Brenda Whitford lives in Ticonderoga. His brother, Adiran Whitford resides in Albany. Whitford also graduated from Ticonderoga High School in 2008.