Operation Enduring Freedom

Local Soldiers Come Home After Year In KuwaitMany local soldiers returned to see their families for the first time in more than a year Saturday.
Families Welcome Home Members Of 911th Airlift WingIt was a moment that words can't truly explain as children of all ages saw their mothers and fathers come home Thursday night.
Flags Flying At Half-Staff For Fallen Navy SEALFlags are flying at half-staff today for a local Navy SEAL who was killed during a rescue mission in Afghanistan.
Fallen SEAL 3rd Serviceman Killed In Action Since '07 With Norwin TiesNavy SEAL Nicholas Checque, 28, who was killed over the weekend while taking part in the rescue of a hostage in Afghanistan, was the third serviceman who graduated from Norwin High School to die from enemy fire in either Iraq of Afghanistan, since 2007.
Monroeville Navy SEAL Killed During Afghanistan RescueThe Pentagon says a Navy SEAL from Monroeville was killed during a rescue mission in Afghanistan that freed an American doctor abducted by the Taliban.
Local Soldier Killed In Afghanistan Remembered As Good Son, FatherA father is in mourning following the death of his son in Afghanistan. He is remembering the local soldier as a brave and patriotic man who was a good son and father.
Soldier From Evans City Killed In Afghanistan A local soldier who was stationed in Afghanistan has died. Staff Sergeant Eric Holman of Evans City in Butler County was killed supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Members Of 32nd Aerial Port Squadron Return HomeFamily and friends gathered Saturday night at the Air Reserve Station in Moon Township to welcome home members of the 32nd Aerial Port Squadron.
911th Airlift Wing Members Return From Afghanistan More than 20 members of the 911th Airlift Wing's Civil Engineering Squadron returned to Pittsburgh Monday night after a six-month deployment in Afghanistan to support Operation Enduring Freedom.