Ashburn native advances in military

Ashburn native advances in military

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Taliyah J. Burgess 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.

Burgess is the daughter of Joe A. Burgess and Cortea L. Holmes of Ashburn.

She is a 2016 graduate of Turner County High School, in Ashburn.

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