Gardner graduates from basic training

Air Force Airman Justin L. Gardner has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, 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.

Gardner is the son of Carl and Charlotte Gardner of West 35th Avenue in Pine Bluff.

He is a 2010 graduate of Watson Chapel High School.