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Amid homecoming joy, troops reflect on year at war

By MARK WALKER mlwalker@nctimes.com | Posted: Friday, September 2, 2011 8:30 pm

U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Terrell Chandler paused for a moment during a raucous welcome-home ceremony Friday at Camp Pendleton and said he's convinced that the U.S. is making progress in the 10-year-old conflict in Afghanistan.

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