Posted: Feb 2, 2011 6:34 AM by Bea Karnes
Updated: Feb 2, 2011 7:15 AM
You think you're cold? The average temperature in Baghdad in February is 66 degrees. Imagine stepping off a plane from Iraq and landing in southern Colorado with -30 wind chills.
But the nearly 200 soldiers returning to Fort Carson from Iraq yesterday looked plenty warmed by the love of family and friends.
A Welcome Home Ceremony was held for the soldiers at the mountain post.