For The Madera Tribune
U.S. Air Force Airman Kevin D. Smith.
U.S. Air Force Airman Kevin D. Smith 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 associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Smith is the son of Deborah Smith of Madera and Robert Smith of Chowchilla and step-son of Lori Smith of Chowchilla.
He is a 2019 graduate of Chowchilla Union High School.