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FORT POLK, La. — Helping to cement Fort Polk’s reputation as “The best home town in the Army,” ground was broken for a new elementary school to service the installation’s children and Families. The Vernon Parish School Board will manage the project —... + continue reading
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By Staff Sgt. SHAWN NICKEL   U.S. CENTRAL COMMAND AREA — U.S. Army parachute riggers at two bases in the Central Command region are assembling pallets of food and water for humanitarian air drops in the vicinity of Sinjar, Iraq. The aid was assembled after the Iraqi... + continue reading
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By Staff Sgt. SHAWN NICKEL   U.S. CENTRAL COMMAND AREA — U.S. Army parachute riggers at two bases in the Central Command region are assembling pallets of food and water for humanitarian air drops in the vicinity of Sinjar, Iraq. The aid was assembled after the Iraqi... + continue reading
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By KATHY PORTS   FORT POLK, La. — Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital’s Primary Care waiting rooms overflowed into the second floor lobby as parents and children, ages 6 weeks to 18 years, took advantage of the Child, Youth and School Service, Sports and Back-To-... + continue reading
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By JESSICA DODD   At Fort Polk, officers, enlisted, retirees, Department of Defense employees and foreign liaison personnel work and live in close proximity. Though they have different experiences, they are all rooted in and affected by the same community. That’s why the... + continue reading

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By SCOTT D. ELLIS   FORT POLK –– Retiring soon? Don’t forget about the preretirement brief Aug. 28 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bayou Theater and don’t forget your Family! Since the Family served as a unit on active... + continue reading
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By ABBEY SINCLAIR FORT POLK, La. — Military and community members met at a forum July 30, its mission: To create new ideas to ensure better employment opportunities for Fort Polk spouses. The meeting was the first big step in a renewed initiative to... + continue reading

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By TAMMY SHARP LEESVILLE, La. –– Do your children attend school in Vernon Parish? If so, don’t miss Cafeteria Conversation, an open house, orientation and information fair held Monday from 5-7 p.m. at North Polk Elementary School on Fort Polk. Much more than an orientation,... + continue reading
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By MAX MAXFIELD WASHINGTON — An American general was killed Aug. 5, in Kabul, Afghanistan, by an individual wearing a uniform of the Afghan National Security Forces. Maj. Gen. Harold J. Greene, who has been the deputy commander of the Combined Security Transition Command since January, was... + continue reading
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FORT POLK, La. -- The comfort, security and health of Soldiers stationed at the Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk is a top priority for installation, Army and Congressional leadership. After sub-par conditions in single Soldier barracks were revealed in 2007 — including excessive... + continue reading
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