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Memorial Day visits

Memorial Day weekend visits for Families who have relatives buried in cemeteries within the Fort Hood live-fire training areas are between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. May 26. Visitors must call range operations at 254-287-3130/3321 to access the live-fire area. No vehicle pass is required for the cemetery visits. Range operations will have guides available to assist Families and monitor cemetery visits to ensure that all visitors are clear of the live-fire training areas by 7 p.m. Signs will be posted along roads giving directions to the cemeteries. Roads which may be used are: East Range Road, Hubbard Road, West Range Road and Owl Creek Road. The point of contact is Gregory Simpson, 254-553-1943/287-3130, or email gregory.l.simpson16.civ@mail.mil

Turn around, don’t drown!

Recent rains have increased the danger of flooding at low water crossing sites on the installation and across Central Texas. Fort Hood safety officials warn motorists to use extreme caution when encountering flooded roadways.