29 December 2006

Old dog, new tricks

It ain't over til it's over... over there.

He's a dad of three grown kids, a husband to Suzanne for 26 years and was playing with his 18-month old grandson last night. But things are going to change Jan. 6 when the Scarborough native, who has lived in Sudbury since the 1980s, will head to St. Jean, Que. for 14 weeks of basic training before five more weeks of officer training.

By June he hopes to be a 50-year-old rookie lieutenant ready for deployment. "It's something I always wanted to do and I am excited."

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