Patrice Sorenson, far left, and Bill Shelnutt, director of religious education, far right, talk with Kayce McCain, middle left, and Emily Speight, middle right, at the Fort Hood Garrison Religion Support booth during the annual Hood Howdy event Thursday morning at Club Hood.

Fort Hood’s annual Hood Howdy drew hundreds of attendees to Club Hood on Thursday.

The Fort Hood Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation department encouraged newcomers to the Killeen area to attend and learn what “The Great Place” offers in terms of employment, recreation and services.

Hundreds of vendors from Fort Hood and surrounding areas handed out fliers and freebies, and about 20 companies formed a mini job fair on-site.

Read the full story in next Wednesday’s Fort Hood Herald.

Contact Madison Lozano​ at or 254-501-7552.

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