Military brief: Wheeler graduates

April 14, 2018 10:00:01 PM



U.S. Air Force National Guard Airman 1st Class Kila C. Wheeler 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. 


Wheeler is the daughter of Lachaka Gibson of Starkville. 


She is a 2015 graduate of West Point High School.