Action News was there as Staff Sergeant Alexys Bowers surprised her family outside of New Castle Elementary School on Thursday.
Bowers' husband, Anthony, was called to the school believing his son was not feeling well.
It was all smiles and hugs as the family was reunited.
Bowers was deployed to Kuwait in July.
Anthony did his best to keep 5-year-old Anthony Jr. and 2-year-old Alani busy while mom was away.
MORE TOP STORIES: