Aleya Johnson went to school thinking her mom was still serving in Afghanistan Thursday morning. Little did she know, she was in for the surprise of a lifetime.
SSgt NiQuita Newton surprised her children during the Dizzy Bat Race at a Round Rock Express game after a year-long Air Force deployment.
"On October 16, 2012, I flew home from tech school. With the help of others, I was able to get back into my home town fast enough to surprise my mom before she left work. It was super exciting to plan all of this with...
"A little video I put together in iMovie of my mom surprising my family by coming home early for RNR from Afghanistan. Enjoy!" -Brandee N.
Army Staff Sgt. Ryan Barnes had been serving in Afghanistan around six months but got back home early and decided to surprise his daughter.