SSG Travis J. Brokaw to return home
SSG Travis J. Brokaw is returning from a combat tour in Afghanistan. He deployed with Company C 1st Batallion 178th in Infantry Army National Guard out of Kankakee last August. A homecoming celebration is planned in his honor on Sunday, Aug. 2 from 7-8 p.m. at the Aledo Central Park. There will be a police escort from Viola that evening. All are encouraged to attend to show support for our brave soldiers.