• October 20, 2016

Community Showcase highlights local agencies

Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Wednesday, October 16, 2013 4:30 am

Fort Hood’s annual Community Showcase brings area businesses to the Phantom Warrior Center to highlight all it offers. More than 26 companies will be present from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, said Shelly Damo, Fort Hood Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation sponsorship, advertising and commercial sales manager.

The showcase is free and open to the public, and all Killeen-area residents are invited to attend.

“We have businesses from Fort Hood and (surrounding towns) all the way to Austin,” Damo said.

Local companies from Killeen, Copperas Cove and Harker Heights will be represented, as well as larger international corporations. Some of those include Army and Air Force Exchange Service, cellphone companies and Navy Federal Credit Union. Locally, the Killeen-Fort Hood Regional Airport, Central Texas College and Central Texas Orthodontics will be present, Damo said.

The wide variety of agencies provides local people information on services they may need while living in and around Killeen, from health care and jobs to education and recreation.

A raffle will be held for various door prizes, including an iPad.

More about

More about

More about

Rules of Conduct

  • 1 Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
  • 2 Don't Threaten or Abuse. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. AND PLEASE TURN OFF CAPS LOCK.
  • 3 Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
  • 4 Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
  • 5 Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
  • 6 Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

Welcome to the discussion.

Day 1: On the ground in South Korea with Ironhorse soldiers
Posted: February 25, 2016

After 20 hours of travel, by plane and bus, I finally made it to Camp Casey, South Korea with the remainder of Fort Hood’s 1st Brigade Combat Team soldiers. For the next several days, I will be following the mission and daily lives of Ironhorse troopers as they begin a nine-month rotation in the land of the morning calm.

more »
Day 2 in South Korea: Snowflakes and readiness
Posted: February 25, 2016

Our second day in South Korea began early. But it was not as early as for some.

more »

Ft Hood Events

Military Videos