Community Prepares For Returning Soldiers

In his State of the Union speech, President Obama announced that about 34,000 U.S. troops will be returning home this time, next year. Local programs in Kern County are set up already to help those soldiers settle back into civilian life.

Adjusting back to his normal life wasn’t quite what army veteran John Meyer expected.

“It was difficult because you’re use to a certain set, you’re just use to a different atmosphere. So, the adjustment period for me took a little longer,” said Meyer.

Meyer isn’t alon