Airman Joseph A. Laperle graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. He completed an 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 4 credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force. Laperle is the son of Philippe Laperle of Father Jogues Place, Ticonderoga and a 2012 graduate of Ticonderoga High School.
Airman 1st Class Adam Tobrocke has graduated from Basic Military Training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. Adam demonstrated excellence in all phases of academic and military training, earning him honor graduate status, which is limited to the top 10 percent of more than 600 graduates. He also achieved “Warhawk” level by meeting the highest standard for basic training physical fitness and was a member of a warrior flight. Adam is the son of Joni-Jill and Fritz Tobrocke of Plattsburgh and is a graduate of Plattsburgh High School and Clinton Community College. He is a member of the 158th Fighter Wing, Vermont Air National Guard.