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Greenville native graduates basic training

Published 1:58pm Monday, November 25, 2013

Air Force Airman Alex J. Phifer 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.

Phifer is the son of Robert Phifer of Greenville.

He is a 2009 graduate of Greenville High School.

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