Fort Polk Guardian 01-03-2020

Viewpoint 2/ Guardian Jan. 3, 2020 In our view Guardian staff asked Fort Polk community members, “What’s your biggest goal for 2020? ” Here are their responses: The Guardian , a civilian enter- prise newspaper, is an authorized publication for members of the U.S. Army. Contents of the Guardian are not necessarily official views of, or en- dorsed by, the U.S. Government, De- partment of Defense, Department of the Army or Fort Polk. The Guardian is published weekly by the Public Affairs Office, Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk. Printed circulation is 13,000. Everything advertised in this publication shall be made available for purchase, use or patronage with- out regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, physical handicap, political affiliation or any other nonmerit factor of the purchaser, user or patron. A confirmed violation of this policy of equal opportunity by an ad- vertiser will result in the refusal to print advertising from that source. All editorial content of the Guardian is prepared, edited, pro- vided and approved by the Public Af- fairs Office, Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk. The Guardian is printed by the Natchitoches Times , a private firm in no way connected with the Depart- ment of the Army, under exclusive written contract with Fort Polk. The civilian printer is responsible for com- mercial advertising. The appearance of advertising in this publication, including inserts and supplements, does not constitute en- dorsement by the Department of the Army or the Natchitoches Times of the products or services advertised. Guardian Editorial Staff Brig. Gen. Patrick D. Frank Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk commanding general Col. Ryan K. Roseberry Garrison commander Kim Reischling Public affairs officer Chuck Cannon Command information officer Angie Thorne T.C. Bradford Keith Houin Staff writers Editorial Offices Building 4919, Magnolia Street Fort Polk, LA 71459-5060 Voice (337) 531-4033 Fax (337) 531-1401 Email: Trading post ads: Fort Polk Homepage Advertising For advertising contact (337) 404-7242 Email: Angel Thomas: "I want to finish my degree in business administration." Ketty Harris: “I’m 66, look great and want to continue to look beautiful." Ardell McNutt: "I want to continue to be healthy." Katrina Wade: "I want to close doors on things that are not going to help me." Lynn Gautreaux: "I want to get back into shape." Deann Fernandez: "I want to get back into shape and eat healthy." M.J. Ramey: "I want to graduate with my master’s degree in English with an em- phasis on teaching." Kat LaLonde: "Pro- vide our patrons good meals and a quality experience to our Soldiers and Families." For advertising contact Theresa Larue il