First Posted: 6/3/2009
Air Force Airman Joshua P. Carichner graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, 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. He is the son of Kurt Carichner , Clarks Summit and grandson of Robert Carichner , Hughesville, Pa. Carichner graduated in 2007 from Abington Heights High School.