Hughes graduates with honors from Airforce basic training

Lucas R. Hughes

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — U.S. Airforce Airman Lucas R. Hughes has completed an intense eight and a half week training program at joint base San Antonio-Lackland, in San Antonio, Texas. Hughes graduated with honors, was awarded the Top Male for Physical Fitness in his squadron, and earned Warhawk status. He will continue his training as a Fire Protection Specialist at Goodfellow Airforce Base in San Angelo, Texas.

Lucas is a 2021 graduate of Gladstone High School. He joined the Airforce through the delayed enlistment program as a junior in high school under the guidance of TSgt Nolan. Hughes’ proud parents are Brian and Alicia Hughes of Gladstone.


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