It's a Christmas present you can't put a price tag on. Hundreds of local Navy families are reunited with loved ones... just in time for the holidays.### 3 You didn't have to look very far to see hugs.. and tears of joy... at Mayport Naval Station this morning. The U-S-S DeWert and the U-S-S The Sullivans came home from their 6-month deployments. Each ship carries more than 200 sailors ... and these last six months seemed like forever to their families. Channel 4's Elizabeth Campbell was at Mayport, for the happy homecomings. 3 0-529-3233-100too short25- 301:33-1:381:40-1:450914 after a 6 month deployment over 200 sailors are home for the holidays loved ones we talked to say this is the best christmas present they could ask for SOT - 5245 im very excited im so happy for him to be home TRACK - Soon-to-be mom Shamyiah Underwood has waited 6 long months for her hero to be home -- OS2SW Ernest Underwood. They have a LOT of catching up to do.SOT - 5300 just being stationed with my wife and actually enjoy being married BUTTED WITH SOT - 5311 eat and just spend time with him spend quality time with him and christmas is in a couple of days NATS - 5104 clapping, cheering and band playing TRACK - The Underwoods are just one of nearly 500 Navy families reunited Monday morning -- just in time for Christmas.NATS - 4655 band playing jingle bells TRACK - The USS De Wert returned Monday morning with about 200 sailors aboard -- after a successful maritime security mission in the Gulf of Aden and Horn of Africa regions. Her companion and sister ship -- the USS The Sullivans -- returned shortly after with about 250 MORE sailors. They were also on a 6 month deployment. The USS The Sullivans had almost a dozen new fathers -- and both homecomings were full of hugs, kisses and "I love yous".NATS - 0339 mwah from kissing TRACK - Carla Buckner and her son Jerome have nothing but pride for their hero -- and are SO happy to have Chief Petty Officer Jerome Buckner the first home for the holidays.SOT - 4116 it just wouldn't have felt right not having him here for christmas because its just the best holiday ever and im glad her gets to come back for it BUTTED WITH SOT - 4318 his biggest saying is he protects you while were sleeping thats what hes done this entire 6 months and i couldnt be any happier than i am today LKL TAG - 0812 this was the last scheduled deployment for the USS De Wert its scheduled to be decommissioned early next year.Reporting from mayport EC C4 TLS.