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Published: Saturday, May 11, 2013 5:30 a.m. CST

Hartwig grates from basic training

Air Force Airman James E. Hartwig 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.

Hartwig is the son of Tim and Jaime Hartwig of DeKalb and a 2010 graduate of DeKalb High School.

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