Service note

Pauline D. Macharola

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Pauline D. Macharola 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.

Macharloa is the daughter of Joseph E. Macharola of Reading and Heather A. Macharola of Altoona.

She is a 2012 graduate of Bishop Guilfoyle High School, Altoona.

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