Monday, November 30, 2009

278th Deployment Ceremony Planned

A special deployment ceremony for the second squadron of the 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment has been scheduled for this Wednesday night at six o'clock in the Avery Trace Middle School auditorium. The keynote speaker will be Lt. Colonel John Krenson, the commander of the second squadron. The unit's chaplain will also speak, as will local and state elected officials. The 278th is scheduled to deploy to Iraq early next year and will be leaving for training at Camp Shelby in Mississippi later this week.