It was five months ago when a devastating fire destroyed the iconic Willey Farms facility in southern New Castle County but like the flowers they are cultivating from the dirt, Willey Farms is reopening from the ashes on Friday, April 12, 2019.

The official change in command for the Delaware National Guard occurred on March 1, but the Saturday morning ceremony completed the transition as Air Force Major General Carol Timmons moved on towards retirement and Army Brigadier General Michael Berry assumed control.