Air Force Airman Blake A. Roach graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Roach is the son of Tonya Roach of Lawrenceburg. He is a 2013 graduate of Anderson County High School and earned an associate degree in 2013 from Harrodsburg Area Technology Center.
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.