Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Paul D. Grunden, a graduate of Spring Hill High School, 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.
Grunden is the son of Kimberly Shurley, Spring Hill, and Dan Grunden, Chanute.
He is a 2005 graduate of Spring Hill High School. He earned an associate degree in 2008 from the Johnson County Community College.