Airmen Timothy J. Scudder, son of Steve and Karen Scudder of Bluffton, and Jaylan R. Pope, nephew of Mary Cuthbert of St. Helena Island, graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.
The airmen completed an 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.
Scudder is a 2011 graduate of Bluffton High School. Pope is a graduate of West Ashley High School in Charleston.