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Soldier Welcomed Home

Students at Westover Junior High School in Amarillo welcomed back a former coach and teacher today, from Iraq.

Captain Kris Hulse just recently returned home from Iraq. He is currently teaching ROTC at Texas Tech University. But before he left for his last tour of duty, he was a coach and teacher of the kids at Westover.

He spoke with them about his time overseas, and showed videos and a slide show of his adventures. The kids had a chance to ask questions of their former teacher, just like they used to in the classroom.

Hulse says someday he might like to get back to being a teacher and a coach. He calls Canyon home, and does not know if he'll have to go back to Iraq or not.

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