McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

January 23, 2014

Home Town Hero

By Kevin Harvison
Photo Editor

McALESTER —

Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Tray D. Bowie graduated from basic

military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio. 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. Bowie is a 2005 graduate of Eufaula High School. He earned a bachelor's degree in 2010 from the University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond.