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Soldier with local connection Killed in Action

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One of the two U.S. soldiers killed in Afghanistan on Wednesday has local connection to Central New York. Sgt. James Johnston was Killed in Action on June 25th in Afghanistan. His family is flying to Dover AFB to escort his body to Texas where he will be buried. He had lived in Central New York for several years prior to his enlistment. His sacrifice shows the commitment that the men and women of our Armed Forces demonstrate on a daily basis.

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