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Air Force Airman Benjamin N. O’Donnell graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, 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.

He is the son of Bernard and Linda O’Donnell of E. Oakley Drive, Syracuse.

O’Donnell graduated in 2004 from Faith Heritage High School and received a bachelor’s degree in 2008 from Eastern University, St. David’s, Pa.