News brief banner 2019

Splash pad opens

Liberty Village will receive a new splash pad today. A ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at 2 p.m. for the splash pad and playground in the Liberty Village housing area.

Santa’s Workshop

Fort Hood Santa’s Workshop, a non-profit organization that provides Christmas presents to thousands of children of military families in the Fort Hood community each year, is now accepting applications for this year’s holiday season. Applications can be made online at https://www.forthoodsantasworkshop.com. The application period runs through Friday.

Fall Festival/Cowboys 4 Heroes

Fort Hood will host a fall festival in partnership with the Fort Hood Religious Support Office’s Togetherness Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Oct. 16 at the Phantom Warrior Center. Along with a live DJ, a pumpkin patch, karaoke contest, and games, there will be arts and crafts tents. The Cowboys 4 Heroes Foundation will also be providing free barbecue.

Job fair

The Fort Hood Exchange will host a job fair from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Clear Creek Exchange.

Grand opening

DOCS Dental will be opening at the Clear Creek Exchange at 9 a.m., Oct. 21. The grand opening ceremony will also feature Josh Abbott Band.

NAF Vehicle Auction

The Fort Hood Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare & Recreation is currently holding a virtual auction Equip-Bid Auctions at https://www.equip-bid.com/auction/landing/FortHood. The auction will run through 7 p.m., Nov. 1.