Air Force graduation
Air Force Airman Rachel A. Bethea has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.
Bethea 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.
Bethea is the daughter of Retha Bethea of Garner, and Toney Bethea of Raleigh. She is a 2003 graduate of Millbrook Senior High School, Raleigh.