The families of so many Fort Bliss soldiers have been waiting for this day. The soldiers were among thousands of troops returning from Iraq.
Nearly 300 soldiers were welcomed home with music and cheers, but before they could see their families, they of course had to turn in weapons and get de-briefed. One woman I spoke with, Barbara Farmer, is waiting for her son who has served three times overseas.She said this may be one of the proudest moments of her life.
"I'm so excited, I might bust out of my pants,"
Tonight at ten we'll share more stories with you. We'll follow one man holding his daughter for the first time and ask soldiers what's next - the answer may surprise you.