Hero's welcome greets troops
OLIVIA -- Olivia and neighboring communities joined to offer a noisy and jubilant hero's welcome to the first returning troops with the 1st Battalion, 151st Field Artillery on Friday morning.
The 111 troops with Battery B based in Olivia and Madison waved and gave thumbs up signals from their four busses as they rolled into Olivia at 10 a.m. They were the first of 550 troops making their way home from Fort McCoy, Wis., Friday and today.
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