Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Zachary B. Bell has completed basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Bell finished 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. Completing basic training earns four credits toward an associate degree in applied science through the Community College of the Air Force.

Bell is the son of Kim Simoneaux and stepson of Todd Simoneaux of Cabot. He is the grandson of Judy and Tim Montgomery of Cabot; he is a 2013 graduate of Cabot High School.