Parents of Adam Kinser keep son’s memory alive
Paul Kinser, left, speaks about memories of his son, Adam, as his wife Terri looks on at the Kinser home, Sunday, May 24, 2015, in Rio Vista. Adam Kinser was killed in Afghanistan during the global war on terrorism in 2004. (Steve Reczkowski/Daily Republic)
RIO VISTA — Long before Adam Kinser was sent to win the hearts and minds of the Afghanis, he'd successfully completed the task in his hometown of Rio Vista.
Kinser died in Afghanistan on Jan. 29, 2004, the first Solano County resident killed in the global war on terrorism. His name is one of eight that will be added to the Solano County War Memorial on Monday.
He was the oldest of five children born to Terri and Paul Kinser. Continue Reading