A soldier’s welcome



Four-year old Isabelle Barnes, a preschooler at St. Mary School, Williamstown, gave a warm welcome to her uncle and godfather, SPC Luis Ortiz of the 374th Financial Company when he paid her a surprise visit Friday, May 13 after a year-long tour in Afganistan. Also pictured is Isabelle’s mom, Melissa Barnes.

Photos by James A. McBride