Air Force Airman Jarred D.R. Eads graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

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.

Eads is the son of Karen Lawson of Spalding Lake Circle, Aiken.

He is a 2011 graduate of Lexington High School.

Eads graduates from basic training