O'Fallon Progress

Local OTHS grad gets through basic training in Texas

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An O’Fallon Township High School (OTHS) alumnus has made through basic training in Texas and is moving on through the ranks of the United States Air Force.

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Kyle D. Aubuchon 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.

Aubuchon is the son of Mary Ellen Aubuchon of Festus, Mo., and Randy Aubuchon of O’Fallon.

He is a 2012 graduate of OTHS.