Garner: Community

Military notes: Dec. 13

Gayton graduates from basic training

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Ezekeil J. Gayton graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, in San Antonio, Texas. Gayton, who graduated from Garner Magnet High School, is the son of Gerald J. Gayton and step-son of Dana L. Gayton of Wendell.

Gayton 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. He earned four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.