By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Hoschton woman becomes second lieutenant
Placeholder Image

Dana Marie Basso of Hoschton was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force on May 8 at Clemson University’s Tillman Hall Auditorium.

Basso is a psychology major at Clemson.

Following the commissioning ceremony, the new lieutenants participated in a Silver Dollar Salute ceremony at Military Heritage Plaza. The ceremony marks the first salute received by the new officer from an enlisted member. As a sign of mutual respect, the officer presents the enlisted member with a silver dollar.

Regional events