News Sections
Audio
Hoosier National Guard Soldiers Back Home
Updated May 5, 2013 12:13 AM
 Print    Archive    RSS

(INDIANAPOLIS) - After a long trip filled with numerous delays, several Hoosier National Guard soldiers are finally back home.

Jim Scott of WISH TV8 reports that nine members of the 5-19th Agribusiness Development Team were originally supposed to arrive home from Afghanistan Sunday morning.

But flight problems pushed that back to Monday night and then more delays meant an even later arrival.

Their home coming didn't come until early Tuesday morning. But it was still filled with hugs and kisses from waiting family members.

The soldiers got to spend about an hour with family before heading to Camp Atterbury for their demobilization.

The 5-19th spent the past year working with the Afghan government to improve agriculture like farming and forestry in that country.



« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to comments@wbiw.com

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW


1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2014 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved.   WBIW.com and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  About  |  Feedback