Hometown Hero: Daniel Poole
Air Force Reserve Airman Daniel L. Poole Jr. 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.
Poole graduated in 2008 from Ponderosa High School, Shingle Springs. He is the son of Daniel Poole Sr. Sacramento and Helen Lucas of Latrobe.