Military achievement: Laperle - March 5, 2013
Sarah Laperle of New Ipswich graduated from Air Force basic military training at Lackland Air Force base on Feb. 8. Graduating with honors, Airman 1st Class Laperle completed an intensive eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare principles. A1C Laperle is now attending technical training at Keesler Air Force base in Biloxi, Miss., preparing for her position in the Air Force National Guard, 157th Air Refueling Wing at Pease AFB in Portsmouth.
Laperle is a 2012 graduate of South Merrimack Christian Academy, Merrimack, and has been accepted at the University of New Hampshire, Durham, for the fall 2013 semester. She is the daughter of Richard and Theresa Laperle of New Ipswich, and granddaughter of Donald and Jeanne Holman of Greenville.