Hundreds help to Welcome home 116th
Hundreds of people turned out to help welcome home the members of the 116th on Saturday. The event was held at the at the College of Southern Idaho. There was a special missing man ceremony honoring fallen soldiers Spc. Nathan Beyers and Spc. Nicolas Newby. Also remembered during the ceremony was Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the Hailey soldier who was captured by the Taliban in 2009. Idaho Governor butch Otter and other dignitaries attended Saturday’s celebration. The event also kicked off veterans week here in the Magic Valley.