2 H’ton grads get through basic

Air Force Airman Chad R. Bailey and Rachelle L. Thomas graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland.

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.

Bailey is the son of Lawrence Bailey and stepson of Kristie Bailey, both of Huntington. He is a 2012 graduate of Huntington High School.

Thomas is the daughter of Philip Thomas of Huntington, Texas, and Anne Thomas of Moore, Okla. She is a 2012 graduate of Huntington High School.