Carson High grad completes basic training | NevadaAppeal.com

Carson High grad completes basic training

Carson High School graduate Joshua R. Jorgensen completed basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.

Air Force Airman Joshua R. Jorgensen graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in 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.

Jorgensen is the son of Renee Vernon of Carson City. He is a 2012 graduate of Carson High School.