The holiday season is a time when families all over come together and make memories while celebrating each other's company. It’s unfortunate that all families cannot be together for the holidays, but it is important to keep those in mind who cannot make it home for positive circumstances.
Sgt. Hermelinda Nowak of Shelton is a dedicated nurse of 23 years in the U.S. Army who is currently stationed in Afghanistan. Her husband, Angel, and two daughters are her support system back home.