Air Force Airman Lauren A. Short graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
Short 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 earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
She is the daughter of Kelly Hughes, and granddaughter of Shannon Short, both of Stanford.
Short is a 2009 graduate of Lincoln County High School.