Jeffries graduates basic training

Air Force Airman Max Jeffries graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Jeffries is the son of Heidi Jeffries of Elkins; the brother of Kara Jeffries of Virginia Beach, Va., and of Andy Jeffries of Houston, Texas; and the grandson of Carol Strausser of Hermitage, Pa.

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.