Sendoff Ceremony Held For Troops Headed To Kuwait 

A sendoff ceremony for Soldiers headed to Kuwait was held in Orono Friday night.Friends and family gathered to honor members of the 126th Air MEDEVAC Company…The Unit is headed to the Middle Eastern Country to provide medical evacuation to injured patients and Soldiers.This is the 3rd deployment for this company, which served in Operation Iraqi Freedom back in 2003 and 2008.Many of the Soldiers said while they are ready to put their training to use, they’re going to miss home.The company will be in Kuwait for about a year.