U.S. Air Force National Guard Airman Nichole Carter graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Carter is the daughter of Deanna S. and John R. Carter, and sister of Justin A. Carter and Jeffrey T. Carter, all of Marengo, Ohio.

She is a 2014 graduate of Highland High School, Marengo, Ohio.

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.

Staff report