U.S. Army


Wed September 3, 2014

Military kids' camp in Pollock helps reduce stress of deployments

Jason Ray, Chris Dominique and Charlie Ray participate in a 2010 Operation Military Kids camp at Grant Walker Educational Center in Pollock.
Credit LSU AgCenter

Twenty youth in Louisiana are taking part in an Operation Military Kids program Friday through Sunday, designed to help them cope when a parent is deployed.

The camp will focus on science, engineering and technology themes and be held at the Grant Walker 4-H Educational Center in Pollock, according to Susan Riley, statewide coordinator for Operation Military Kids for Louisiana 4-H.

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Tue April 9, 2013

History Matters: A drummer boy on a mission

Commentator Gary Joiner profiles a tween, a 10-year-old who aspired to be a drummer boy during the Civil War, and never looked back.

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