Fort Polk Guardian 11-15-2019

Viewpoint 2/ Guardian Nov. 15, 2019 In our view Guardian staff asked Fort Polk community members, “What item on your bucket list do you want to do most? ” 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: Megan Burns: "I re- ally want to travel the world because there a lot of places to see and I never left the U.S." Riana Tartt: "I would go to Egypt. It’s my No. 1 place to visit. I have always been in- terested in the cul- ture.” Amy McKeller: "I want to see the Ve- nus FlyTrap plant in its natural habitat in North and South Carolina." Bennie Jordan: "I would either go sit in a log cabin over- looking a majestic landscape, or go to a Pittsburgh Steelers home game." Doug Hildebrand: "I want to visit Switzer- land to view the beautiful landscape and enjoy a month- long vacation." Kyler McKee: "I would like to hike the AppalachianTrail and just live in na- ture and see things others don’t get a chance to.”" Chantry Simpson: "I would visit our family castle in Ire- land to see where my relatives lived." Brittany Chaumont: "I want to open a doggy day care. I am already a vetri- narian assistant and do all kinds of side jobs with pets." For advertising contact Theresa Larue il: l t f t l i .