U.S. Air Force Airman Ellie M. Stencel 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.
Stencel is the daughter of Joshua A. Stencel of Hartington, Neb.
She is a 2019 graduate of Hartington-Newcastle High School, Hartington, Neb.