FORT POLK NEWS

Nice driving, mate! British, Australian soldiers learn about driving on right

Story by Patricia Dubiel on 09/20/2019 There can only be one answer: Training! Soldiers with the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division stepped up to aid their brothers from across the pond (Britain) and across the planet (Australia) in learning how to navigate traffic from a new perspective. Staff
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32nd Hospital Center validates operations during training

Story by Patricia Dubiel on 09/20/2019 Military doctrine supports a health services system called the "four roles of care" to triage, treat, evacuate and return casualties to duty in a time-effective manner. Each role denotes a more expanded capability than the previous one, according to Joint Publication 4-02, Joint Health
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Polk Soldier/firefighters redeploy after nine months in Romania

Story by Chuck Cannon on 09/13/2019 FORT POLK, La. Seven Soldiers with the 524th Engineer Detachment (Firefighter), 46th Engineer Battalion, returned home to a heroes' welcome Sept. 9 following a nine-month deployment to Romania in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve. Brig. Gen. Patrick D. Frank, commander, Joint Readiness Training Center
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Boxing club gives pugilists chance to showcase skills

Story by Chuck Cannon on 09/13/2019 FORT POLK, La. What a difference a year can make. In July 2018, Sgt. 1st Class Jeffrey Cereceres and former All-Army boxer and current Vernon Parish Deputy Sheriff Sidney Russell, were doing their best to get a thriving boxing club started for Soldiers, Family
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Ceremony remembers events of 9-11

Story by Chuck Cannon on 09/13/2019 FORT POLK, La. Guest gathered at the Fort Polk Fire Station Sept. 11 to pay homage to Soldiers, first responders and civilians who lost their lives Sept. 11, 2001, when terrorists commandeered four civilian airliners, crashing two into the twin World Center Trade Tower
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Army's Combat Training Centers discuss trends

Story by Sue Ulibarri on 09/11/2019 FORT BENNING, Ga. Leaders from the U.S. Army's Combat Training Centers, or CTCs, shared current trends and tactics to win on the battlefield during a CTC panel discussion on day two of the 2019 Maneuver Warfighter Conference at the Maneuver Center of Excellence here
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