Retired Army Sgt. Aikala honored with keys to new home

Published at 4:50 p.m. on June 24, 2014 | Modified at 4:50 p.m. on June 24, 2014

Retired Army Sgt. Charles Aikala, who suffered multiple injuries related to a blast with intensive firefighting while serving in Iraq, was given the keys to a Pasco home from Fairway Independent Mortgage along with the Military Warriors Support Foundation, a nonprofit providing mortgage-free homes to veterans returning from overseas.

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