SAN ANTONIO, TX. (WENY) – A Bath native has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.

U.S. Airforce Airman Samantha T. Gerrard 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 towards an associate's degree in applied science through the Community College of the Air Force.

Gerard is the daughter of Peter and Alisa Gerrard-Gough of Bath. She recently graduated from Haverling High School.