From staff reports
Feb. 4, 2013 — Troops with the Kentucky National Guard unit in Olive Hill were given a special sendoff Sunday at West Carter High School.
The Unit, Kentucky National Guard's 149th Vertical Construction Company, will deploy this weekend, heading first to Texas and then to Afghanistan.
The soldiers are expected home sometime next December
Be sure to pick up Wednesday’s edition of the Journal-Times for photos and a full story on Sunday’s ceremony.