Traveling exhibit tells veterans' stories
When Jared Kuyper joined the Army National Guard at age 17, he was a junior at Farmington High School. Back in 2000, he was just a kid looking to earn some money for college so he could go into law enforcement.
The world was a quieter place back then. The World Trade Center towers gleamed in the sunlight. Sept. 11 was just another day. No one really thought too much about Afghanistan or Iraq. But times, they do change.