Farewell held for local deployed soldiers

March 9, 2014 1:56:05 PM PDT
A farewell ceremony was held Sunday morning for local soldiers who are being deployed to Afghanistan.

Family and friends said their good-byes at the community center in Forest Park.

Nearly two dozen soldiers from the Army Reserve are heading out in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

The soldiers, who are part of the Army Reserves, will oversee military postal operations during their deployment.