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National Guard Red Bull Brian Hitchcock is heading back to entertain troops in Iraq this week after spending time with friends and family while on leave. (Submitted photo)

Hitchcock entertaining troops in Iraq

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"Center Mass" band vocalist Brian Hitchcock put down the microphone and headed home from Iraq, briefly reassuming his role as husband and dad.


But the former Akeley mayor and member of the National Guard's 34th Red Bull Infantry Division was headed back to Iraq Sunday.

"Our mission is music," Hitchcock said of his first overseas deployment. "I'm enjoying it."

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