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Family Welcomes Local Soldier Home

Sterlin Russell spent 9 months in Afghanistan.

January 08, 2011|WDBJ Web Staff

Roanoke, Va.---

Christmas came a little late for some folks in Roanoke, but it was a gift worth waiting for.

Family and friends gathered at Roanoke Regional Airport to welcome back Sterlin Russell, who was serving in Afghanistan.

Russell was a 2007 graduate of William Fleming High School.

He told News 7 that he did not expect to see so many people but was glad to see everyone again, especially his mom.

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