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Wreaths Across America Volunteers hang 101 wreaths at Fort Campbell’s main gate

 

Written by Mari-Alice Jasper
Fort Campbell Public Affairs Office

Fort Campbell KY - 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – U.S. Army Soldiers, veterans, community members and Fort Campbell leadership gathered Saturday, December 15th, 2018, at 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) Headquarters to honor the fallen during a Wreaths Across America ceremony.

Fort Campbell hosted the event that was part of the Clarksville Sunrise Rotary club’s participation in the worldwide wreath-laying effort. This year, more than 2 million volunteers visited about 1,400 locations around the globe to place wreaths.

Wreaths Across America is a nonprofit organization founded to continue and expand the annual wreath-laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery.

Kim Fields, Wreaths Across America volunteer, holds her 3-year-old grandson, Austin, Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, as he straightens the velvet red bow on a wreath honoring fallen service members during a Wreaths Across America ceremony on Fort Campbell, Kentucky. More than 50 volunteers worked together to hang 101 wreaths along the fence inside T.C. Freeman Gate, Fort Campbell’s main gate, to honor fallen service members. (Mari-Alice Jasper, Fort Campbell Courier)

Kim Fields, Wreaths Across America volunteer, holds her 3-year-old grandson, Austin, Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, as he straightens the velvet red bow on a wreath honoring fallen service members during a Wreaths Across America ceremony on Fort Campbell, Kentucky. More than 50 volunteers worked together to hang 101 wreaths along the fence inside T.C. Freeman Gate, Fort Campbell’s main gate, to honor fallen service members. (Mari-Alice Jasper, Fort Campbell Courier)

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February Activities at D.W. Recreation Center

 

Morale, Welfare and RecreationFort Campbell, KY – Don’t let the weather keep you at home.  On February 5th, D.W. Rec will be holding a Super Bowl Party for Soldiers and Families.  The game will be shown on the large screen television in the main lounge.  Come cheer for your favorite team and enjoy some free food.

On February 12th at 2:00pm come sample a wide variety of chocolate items when D.W. Rec holds “All Things Chocolate”. «Read the rest of this article»

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Dale Wayrynen Recreation Center September Activities

 

Morale, Welfare and RecreationFort Campbell, KY – Wind down the summer with DW Rec. Enjoy an End of Summer Cookout at DW Rec. on September 4th at 4:00pm. We’ll be serving hotdogs, hamburgers, baked beans, potato salad, chips, dessert and a drink, all for $3.00.

DW Rec. will be OPEN on Labor Day, September 5th, from 11:00am until 8:00pm. Come out and see what kind of activities we have planned for this holiday. On September 11th at 2:00pm you can join in the Post Wide Dominoes Tournament. Trophies will be awarded to the top three finishers.  Sign up the day of the event. «Read the rest of this article»

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