U.S. Air Force Airman Reid P. Whitney 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 also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Whitney is the son of Kevin M. and Karin K. Stupca of Searsmont. He is a 2017 graduate of Belfast Area High School.