Shelton graduates Air Force basic training


Air Force Airman Shakeysha J. Shelton graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio.

Shelton 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.

Shelton is the daughter of Jacqueline Shelton of Pine Bluff. She is a 2008 graduate of Watson Chapel High School She received a master’s degree from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.