In this week's issue: Oct. 11, 2018
Families pull together to help
mom attend son’s graduation
Each week hundreds of Families crowd Hilton Field to be reunited with their trainees during Family Day. One Family Day reunion Sept. 3 was unexpected. Erica McDaniel surprised her son, Pvt. Patrick Nap, 18, from 3rd Battalion, 39th Infantry Regiment, at the celebration.
Light the fireplace, not the house
When the weather outside is frightful and the fire feels so delightful, preventing unintended sparks is still a must. Fort Jackson safety officials say the time is now to plan for winter weather even though Jack Frost has yet to pay a visit.
Look, listen and learn
The Fort Jackson community celebrated National Fire Prevention Week Oct. 6 with a safety carnival. The theme for this year’s event was ‘Look, Listen and Learn,’ a message delivered through a variety of activities, games and contests organized by firefighters.