U.S. Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Thomas W. Leach III 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.

Leach is the son of Thomas Leach of Norman, Oklahoma, and Holly Edwards of Shawnee, Oklahoma.

He is a 2019 graduate of Shawnee High School, Shawnee.