U.S. Air Force Airman First Class Thomas J. Lapointe, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Lapointe 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.
Lapointe is the son of Kacee L. Fritchy of Methuen, and Thomas J. Lapointe of Salem, N.H., and grandson of Gail Parent of Bradford and Nancy Covey of Londonderry, N.H.
He is a 2016 graduate of Salem High School.