Smitley graduates basic training

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — U.S. Air Force Airman Molly Smitley graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in 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.

Smitley is the daughter of Kurt Smitley and Kimberly Miller, and the granddaughter of Suzie Smitley, all of Piqua.

She graduated in 2016 from Piqua High School.