Hugs were shared and tears were shed when Army National Guard soldiers returned to Grand Island after a mission in Kosovo.
About 45 members of the Army National Guard's 1-376th Aviation
Battalion arrived at the Guard's Army Aviation Support Facility on
Wednesday. They'd spent more of the past year on a peacekeeping
mission in Kosovo.
The battalion commander, Lt. Col. Kevin Bricker, said arriving
home to such a warm reception before the holidays was fantastic,
"and that's exactly what you would hope for all of your