Air Force Airman Jarrett G. Tufts graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, 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.

Tufts is the son of Penny Hoffman D. Hoffman of Aurora, and grandson of Ludean Neal of Cleveland. He is a 2009 graduate of Aurora High School.