FORGING THE JRTC & FORT POLK GUARDIAN THE Home of Heroes @ Fort Polk, LA March 20, 2020 Vol. 47, No. 12 Weekend weather Friday Saturday Sunday 75 65 64 65 50% 80% 20% 52 54 Rain chance Rain chance Rain chance JEAN GRAVES / GUARDIAN Inside the Guardian WARRIOR SPIRIT Fort Polk Soldiers, Families soldier on CHUCK CANNON / GUARDIAN CHUCK CANNON / GUARDIAN From left: Col. Ryan K. Roseberry, Fort Polk Garrison commander, Brig. Gen. Patrick D. Frank, commander, Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk, Col. Jody L. Dugai, commander, Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital, and Lt. Col. Brian Adams, BJACH deputy commander for Clinical Services, participate in a FacebookTown Hall March 19. Below: Staff Sgt. Eric Bishop picks up his children, Sebastian (left) and Abbigale from the Child Devel- opment Center. COVID-19 update ........ 3 Army News ................ 4 10-Miler results ......... 9 EIB, ESB train up ...... 10 Heroes of the battle .. 11 Tax tips ................... 15 Left: Pfc. Cameron Wassmuth, Alpha Company, 2nd Battalion, 4th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, conducts train up for the Expert Infantryman’s Badge and Expert Soldier’s Badge March 18.