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May 28, 2013
Cadet 1st Class Ian D. Pryce of Independence will receive his commission as a second lieutenant in the United States Air Force upon graduation from the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., on Wednesday (today). Pryce is a member of Cadet Squadron 28, an instructor pilot in the Academy Soaring program with the 94th Flight Training Squadron, and served as the fall 2013 Squadron Commander for Cadet Squadron 28.
Pryce received his appointment to the Academy after graduating from Central High School in 2009. He will receive a Bachelor's of Science in foreign area studies with a minor in Mandarin Chinese.
Pryce will go on to pilot training at Columbus Air Force Base in Mississippi.