Air Force Airman Rakarah M. Dalke graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in 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 earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Dalke is the daughter of Rachael Miller of Winterbrook Place, Beech Island, and granddaughter of Kitty Rolston of Hume Road, Cridersville, Ohio.

She is a 2012 graduate of Shawnee High School, Lima, Ohio.

Dalke graduates basic training