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Wheeling Veteran Will Attend State of the Union Address

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A Wheeling Veteran will attend tonight's State of the Union Address.

Sergeant Michael Novotney is the special guest of Representative David McKinley.

Novotney served three tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan. He said that as a combat veteran, it is an extreme honor to come home and be a part of history.

He continues to serve the country working at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs as a Veteran Outreach Specialist here in Wheeling.