Originally Published: April 17, 2016 6 a.m.
Air Force Airman Payton J. Shaw 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. Shaw is the son of Gary and Bobbi Shaw of Prescott Valley. He is a 2015 graduate of Bradshaw Mountain High School.