Hometown hero: Ryan Franceschi
Air Force Airman Ryan J. Franceschi 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.
Franceschi, a 2011 graduate of Oakmont High School in Roseville, is the son of Karen Stanley of Roseville and Mike Franceschi of Cameron Park.