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Soldiers return home for holidays

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) -

It was a happy holiday reunion for a small group of soldiers and their families Wednesday.

Three soldiers returned to Augusta after a seven month tour in Afghanistan, much to the delight of their families.

The soldiers say returning during the holiday season is special, and they're looking forward to making up for the time away.

"I missed a lot of the stuff that was at home that we didn't have out there," says returning soldier Adrianna Hurst. "I missed my family, talking to my family and just being here, just being home."

"I'm usually the one who goes overseas, so I'm more used to that side of it. So being a military spouse is a whole new side for me," says Hurst's husband, Anthony. "I don't want to do it again. That's for sure."

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