The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

April 15, 2013

Whittaker graduates basic military training

The Daily Item

— Air Force Airman Abbey K. Whittaker 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 earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Whittaker is the daughter of Dave and Sharon Whittaker, of Mifflinburg.

She is a 2004 graduate of Mifflinburg Area High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in 2008 from Lycoming College.