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Military honors

U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Brian K. Cartwright graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio.

Cartwright 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.

Cartwright a 2005 graduate of Hilton Head High School. He is the son of Kristi and Byron Cartwright of Lexington and brother of Daniel Cartwright of Columbia, Md.