Air Force Airman Michael K. Doty Jr. 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.
Doty is the son of Rowena S. and Michael K. Doty Sr. of Four Oaks and the brother of Augie S. Doty of Pittsburg, Pa., and Kayla S. Doty of Raleigh. He is a 2014 graduate of West Johnston High School near Benson.