U.S. Air Force Airman Lizzully C. Canales-Acuna graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, 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 also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Canales-Acuna is the daughter of Dora and Jaime Canales and granddaughter of Concepcion Huitron, all of Aurora. She is also the sister of Marvin Canales-Acuna and Jaima Canales-Acuna.

The airman graduated in 2012 from Aurora High School.