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Air Force Airman Laura E. Buys graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Tex.

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 earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Buys is the daughter of Paul Buys of St. Paul and the granddaughter of Jack Buys, Forest Lake.

She is a 2012 graduate of St. Croix Learning Center, Stillwater.