Hometown hero: Chelsie Horton

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Chelsie G. Horton 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.

Horton is the daughter of Gregory and Catrina Horton of Fountain, Colo.

She is a 2012 graduate of Fountain Fort Carson High School, Fountain, Colo. She earned a bachelor's degree in 2016 from Missouri State University, Springfield, Mo. 

From the Joint Hometown News Service

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