Originally published Sunday, March 18, 2018 at 06:00a.m.

U.S. Air Force Airman Sebastian G. Lupe 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 also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Lupe is the son of Harry G. Lupe of Whiteriver, Arizona, and Deanna M. Smith of Humboldt, Arizona.

He is a 2015 graduate of Williams Field High School, Gilbert, Arizona.