North Rockland Man Graduates Basic Training

Air Force Airman Joseph D. Casciari 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. Casciari earned distinction as an honor graduate. He is the son of Lavinia Casciari of Route 202, Garnerville, and Joseph Casciari of Sycamore Drive, New City. The airman is a 2008 graduate of North Rockland High School, Thiells.