Guard Unit to Deploy

The 2101st Transportation Company of the Alabama Army National Guard in Butler has been activated for deployment to Iraq.

Unit administrator, Sgt. Bill Bledsoe, said the 48 members will leave June 9 for Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

The unit's mission is hauling fuel.

A deployment ceremony has been set for 5:00 p.m. on June 7 at the armory on Highway 10 in Butler.