For nearly a year, U.S. Navy Lt. Darren Nelson has missed family birthdays, holidays and anniversaries, but on Thursday he made up for all that.
At their North Lakeland home on Friday afternoon, Faith and Hope Ring, 11-year-old twins, and their little sister Grace, 7, put on their prettiest party dresses, painted their nails with sparkly polish and yowled as their mom pulled their hair into half up-dos as they got ready for the McKeel Academy Father/Daughter Dance.
It was a special Valentine's Day for a fifth-grader on Long Island, whose father surprised her at school after an eight-month deployment in Afghanistan.
Delta Air Lines reunited a little girl with a very sentimental and important toy after she lost it on a flight between Connecticut and Florida last week.
Just in time for his 4th birthday, this Soldier dad returns from a year long deployment ready to surprise his favorite little baller, Barry.