Chillicothe man graduates Air Force basic training in Texas

Lackland Air Force Base

U.S. Air Force Airman Dimitrious A. Carden 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.

Carden is the son of Mary V. Williams of Chillicothe, Mo., and Willis S. Williams of Chillicothe and is a 2018 graduate of Chillicothe High School, Chillicothe, Mo.