U.S. Air Force Airman Alyssa Edwards 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.
Edwards is the daughter of Keith Edwards of Union, New Jersey, and Karen Harris of North Plainfield, New Jersey. She is the granddaughter of Mamie Hendrix of East Orange, New Jersey.
The airman is a 2016 graduate of Union High School, Union.
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