Batavia Township man returns from Afghanistan

Sergeant Brad Gantz has returned home to Clermont County after his second tour of duty in Afghanistan.

“It really feels great to be home,” he said in his family’s Batavia Township home Oct. 16. “I am grateful for all of those who have supported me over the past four years.”

Gantz, 23, enlisted in the Army after graduating from Glen Este High School in 2004.