Payne Completes Basic Training

Air Force Airman Kix R. Payne 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 earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Payne is the son of Peggy and Ray Payne of Elgin.
He is a 2013 graduate of Pope John XXIII Central Catholic School, Elgin.