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      Returning airman meets his newborn triplets

      A family with threenew additions will soon head back to Little Rock to continue life as a newfamily.

      Senior Airman Harley Wicksended a six month deployment to Afghanistan by meeting his newborn triplets forthe first time Monday in Spokane, Washington. Amber Wicks waited six and a halfmonths for her husband to return from the Middle East.

      "I feel so muchbetter now that he's here," said Amber.

      Amber gave birth totriplets just after her husband was deployed. Harley knows the moment signals abig shift, but said they can handle the challenge together, as a team, justlike in the military.

      "Trying to takecare of three at once, but it's a challenge I'm looking forward to," saidHarley.

      The Wicks family saidthey plan to spend the next two weeks in Washington where Amber has beenstaying with her parents before heading back to Little Rock.

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