Fort Polk Guardian 01-27-2017

Vol. 44, No. 4 Published for the community of Fort Polk, La. Jan. 27, 2017 Guardian Fort Polk Inside the Guardian Polk Family mourns ... 3 Tax center opens ........ 3 Rotation 17-03 ........... 8 FPSC scholarships ..... 10 Musical fun ............. 12 Youth turkey hunt .... 13 Firefighters battle a fire after a simulated helicopter crash dur- ing training held in the Northwestern State University parking lot Jan. 19. Leesville and New Llano fire departments participat- ed in the exercise, led by the Fort Polk Fire Department, to gain knowledge in what to expect in the event of a downed aircraft. The cooperative training is part of a Private-Public Partnership that pairs Army and civilian resources for mutual benefit. For complete story and more photos see pages 6-7. It takes teamwork to extinguish fire Weekend weather Today Saturday Sunday 57 57 59 37 0% 0% 0% 38 38 Rain chance Rain chance Rain chance JEAN DUBIEL / GUARDIAN