Northern Michigan Soldier Returns Home To Hero’s Welcome
A Northern Michigan soldier is home tonight, after receiving a hero's welcome this afternoon. Stephanie Franklin arrived at Cherry Capital Airport today after serving in Afghanistan. The Cadillac native has been away on tour for 15 months. She's a member of the 82nd Airborne Division and is based out of Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Today the Forgotten Eagles welcomed her home and presented her with a certificate of appreciation for serving her country. Franklin says the reception was a big surprise, but was very much appreciated. Franklin says she's looking forward to relaxing with friends and family before heading back to Fort Bragg in about two weeks.