Air Force Airman Karidene R. Eaton recently graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in 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.

Eaton is the son of Kimberly Maxcy of Fogler Road in Bristol and the grandson of Donna Day of Waldoboro. He is a 2008 graduate of Lincoln Academy in Newcastle.