April 14, 2018 10:00:01 PM
U.S. Air Force Airman Russell Taylor III has 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.
Taylor is the son of Erica B. Williams of Columbus and Russell Taylor Jr. of Jackson.
He is a 2016 graduate of Columbus High School.