Sep 182014
 
Pierce, Luckie graduate U.S. military basic training

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 10, 2014 – Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Elizabeth S. Pierce graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Pierce is the wife of Jack Snyder of West Sacramento, Calif. __________ Jonathan Vaughn Luckie has graduated from U.S. Marines basic training in San Diego. [...]

Jun 252014
 
RCHS standout grads: Sufia Mehmood gets full-ride to Harvard; Kevin Burkes on track for U.S. Air Force Academy

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 18, 2014 By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor From the Class of 2014 at River City High School, one pair of graduates in particular stands out for where they’re going next. Kevin Burkes is on the path to the U.S. Air Force Academy and a potential commission as an officer and [...]

Mar 242014
 
Three from West Sac join Air Force

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 12, 2014 – Air Force Airman Roderick K. Vongsa 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 [...]

Dec 292013
 
Andrei Nevrov graduates from US Air Force basic training

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 18, 2013 – Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Andrei Nevrov 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 [...]

Dec 092013
 
LOCALS IN UNIFORM: two West Sac men graduate from Air Force basic training

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 27, 2013 – Air Force Reserve Airman Douglas P. Sandoval graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Sandoval [...]

Sep 052013
 
Air Force JROTC starts up at River City High School

NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER — AUG 28, 2013 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor A military officer prep program has returned to West Sacramento’s main high school after an absence of many years. This time, it’s the Air Force which is on the River City High School campus for its “JROTC,” or Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps. [...]

Aug 142013
 
Andrew Singh enters the Air Force

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 7, 2013 – Air Force Airman Andrew R. Singh has 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, fitness and warfare skills. Airman Singh is the son of Laura and [...]