HOME FROM IRAQ — SSgt. John Randell Ison recently returned from a tour of duty in Balad, Iraq. He is the son of Doyle and Betty Ison of Aurora, Ind. He and his wife Sherri have two sons. He is the grandson of the late Bill and Oma Hamilton of Whitesburg, and the late Dewey and Mina Lee Ison of Kingdom Come Creek. He has served 28 years in the U.S. Army Reserves.