King graduates from Cal Baptist

King graduates from Cal BaptistLocal son Robert W. King graduated from California Baptist University on May 3, 2018, summa cum laude, with a bachelor of acience in mechanical engineering and a minor in aerospace engineering.

He began Naval Officer Candidate School in Newport, R.I., on July 1 with a pilot slot awaiting him at completion of OCS.

If all goes as planned, King will be a third-generation military pilot, following his father in the Navy and grandfather in the Air Force.

King was home schooled in Ridgecrest and is the son of Stewart and Shawn King.

Story First Published: 2018-07-27