Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Jamaal J. Bynes 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.
He is the son of Gloria and James Bynes of Guyton, and cousin of Joyce Bynes of Savannah.
Bynes is a 2008 graduate of South Effingham High School.