Iowa Soldiers to White House on Wednesday, February 29th

Two Iowa soldiers are among 78 military service members invited to attend a White House dinner hosted by The President to express gratitude to men and women who have served in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Lt. Col. Beth Behn, who graduated from Cedar Falls High School in 1990 and later the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.

Staff Sgt. Jesse Lee Wandling, a 2000 graduate of Decorah High School, who serves with the Army’s 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment and received the Distinguished Flying Cross last year.