New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | August 19, 2017

Heartwarming homecoming

By Community Member | April 6, 2017 2:43 pm
Jacob Kothe (right), a graduate of New Kent High School’s class of 2012, is greeted on Apr. 1 after serving an 11-month deployment in Qatar for the Virginia National Guard. Kothe served in the Lynchburg-based 1st Batallion, and the 116th Infantry Reigiment, 116th Infantry Brigade Combat Team and is one of the 450 soldiers who returned in the battalion known as the “Red Dragons.”

Jacob Kothe (right), a graduate of New Kent High School’s class of 2012, is greeted on Apr. 1 after serving an 11-month deployment in Qatar for the Virginia National Guard. Kothe served in the Lynchburg-based 1st Batallion, and the 116th Infantry Reigiment, 116th Infantry Brigade Combat Team and is one of the 450 soldiers who returned in the battalion known as the “Red Dragons.”