Fort Polk Guardian 03-10-2017

Vol. 44, No. 10 Published for the community of Fort Polk, La. March 10, 2017 Guardian Fort Polk Inside the Guardian Feeding vets .............. 3 Author visits Polk ....... 8 Hiring fair ................. 9 Women’s history ....... 11 Cat reads to kids ...... 12 Patton honored ........ 14 Medics from 2nd Battalion, 4th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, remove a Soldier’s equipment to administer treatment during a mass casualty training event, part of the Mountain Peak exercise held at the Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk. Units from Fort Polk’s 3rd BCT and the 36th Infantry Division, Texas National Guard, participated in the training, the first two units in the Army’s Associated Unit Pilot program to participate in a major training event together. For story and more photos see page 6 of today’s Guardian.. Weekend weather Today Saturday Sunday 75 73 62 61 50% 0% 50% 50 47 Rain chance Rain chance Rain chance Staff Sgt. NATHAN AKRIDGE / 3RD BCT, 10 TH MTN DIV PAO No Soldier left behind