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(Water Valley, MS) Specialist Lee Woods of Southaven just got home from a year-long tour of duty in Afghanistan.

Thanks to “Go Jim Go,” we were able to capture the emotional  reunion Thursday in Water Valley, Mississippi.

News Channel Three’s Jim Jaggers caught 9-year-old Kolby Woods completely off guard.

Kolby didn’t know his father was back from Afghanistan and wanted to make a surprise appearance,

“He’s right here, right now Kolby. Lee, can you come on out? Ladies and gentlemen, Kolby’s dad. Go get him Kolby, go get him buddy.”

And that’s just what he did.

While teachers and students at Water Valley Elementary cheered, Kolby Woods raced into his father’s arms for the hug they’ve both waited a year for.

This was the second reunion in one day for Specialist Lee Woods, a combat engineer with a National Guard unit in Houston, Mississippi,

“Can you give daddy a…

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