Air Force Airman Adam J. Verrico 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.
Verrico is the son of Mark Verrico of North Port, and Joy Verrico of Port Charlotte.
He is a 2009 graduate of North Port High School.