Air Force Airman Chance Pettey 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.
Pettey earned distinction as an honor graduate.
He is the son of Lawrence Pettey of Fayette Pike, Montgomery, and Cindy Eagle-Pettey of Pleasant Valley Road, Fairmont.
The airman is a 2012 graduate of Midland Trail High School, Hico.