Friday, September 9, 2016
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By JEAN DUBIEL FORT POLK, La. — When the nobles and courtiers of Scotland first began using sticks to smack little leather balls into rabbit holes in the 15th century, it was a mere outdoor parlor game played for amusement. As interest spread and more people began playing, the game... + continue reading
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By VIVIAN LOPEZ FORT POLK, La. — Family Readiness Groups are not new to Army installations. They are the backbone to communities of Soldiers and Families within an installation’s units. However, some Soldiers and Families new to the military may be unfamiliar with these groups.... + continue reading
Friday, September 9, 2016
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3rd BCT PAO FORT POLK, La. — A new era for Fort Polk’s 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry) begins Sept. 16 when the unit changes patches to the “arrowhead” of the Texas Army National Guard’s 36th Infantry Division. A patch ceremony... + continue reading
Friday, September 2, 2016
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By ANGIE THORNE   FORT POLK, La. — It’s time to get muddy, wet, challenged and exhausted as the Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk gears up for its annual Warrior Swamp 5K Mud Run and youth run held Sept. 17 at Alligator Lake. But before... + continue reading
Friday, September 2, 2016
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By JEAN DUBIEL   FORT POLK, La. — Miyamoto Musashi, a 17-century Japanese samurai, artist and author, once said: “You can only fight the way you practice.” Modern combative arts instructors continue to emphasize that concept today, often telling... + continue reading

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09/09/2016
FORT POLK, La. — The Fort Polk Stray Animal Facility, located on Colorado Avenue, across from Allen Memorial Library and the Education Center, has a full house of fuzzy kittens and friendly dogs who are in need of good homes. If you have space in... + continue reading
09/09/2016
By DAVID VERGUN AND GARY SHEFTICK WASHINGTON — Four active-duty Soldiers, an Army Reserve second lieutenant and 16 Army veterans are part of Team USA in the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Staff Sgt. John Joss and Sgt. 1st Class Shaun... + continue reading

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By VIVIAN LOPEZ   FORT POLK, La. — Fifth through eighth graders from Leesville Junior High School, Vernon Middle School and Pickering High School joined for Junior Student 2 Student (JS2S) training Aug. 25-26 at the Fort Polk Family Readiness Center. The training... + continue reading
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By ANGIE THORNE   FORT POLK, La. — Achieving inner peace is a tricky concept. Many people are either working toward it or pretending that they already have it, but few actually achieve the calm after the storms that rage through life. Soldiers can be especially... + continue reading
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FORT POLK, La. — Whether you’ve served one enlistment or are completing a 20-year career in the Army, transitioning back to civilian life can elicit a host of different emotions. That’s why the Fort Polk Soldier For Life-Transition Assistance Program offers a job fair... + continue reading
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