Your family has been anticipating this day since forever, and finally, your soldier’s deployment is coming to an end. Preparing yourself for the big day and what comes after will require more than simply hanging up a banner and baking a cake. Every military family is different, but most will benefit from these home coming tips.
Several dozen members of the Air National Guard’s 129th Rescue Wing have deployed to Afghanistan and the Horn of Africa.
A young East Bay driver says she got the scare of her life when the airbags in her 2001 Ford Focus suddenly deployed for no apparent reason as she was exiting a parking lot at ten miles at hour.
Family and friends gathered in San Mateo Friday morning to welcome home more than 60 specialized California National Guard soldiers from their deployment in Iraq.
The U.S. Military has begun the process of drawing down the number of troops on the ground in Iraq, but there’s still plenty of work to be done.
SAN DIEGO (AP) _ Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger says the first of 224 National Guard troops have completed their training and are expected to be deployed to California’s border with Mexico on September 1.