http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en New norm at gates Oct. 1 http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/content/new-norm-gates-oct-1 <img src="http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/sites/www.fkgoldstandard.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/chaffee_gate2.jpg" alt="THE CHAFFEE (MAIN) GATE IS ONE OF FORT KNOX’S THREE primary access control points, and it will remain open 24 hours a day. The post’s other two primary gates will have reduced hours of operation starting Oct. 1 based on their usages rates and Soldiers no longer regularly performing gate guard duties. " title="THE CHAFFEE (MAIN) GATE IS ONE OF FORT KNOX’S THREE primary access control points, and it will remain open 24 hours a day. The post’s other two primary gates will have reduced hours of operation starting Oct. 1 based on their usages rates and Soldiers no longer regularly performing gate guard duties. " align="left" hspace="6" width="151" height="85" /><p> By RYAN BRUS</p> <p> Fort Knox PAO</p> HRC welcomes new deputy http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/content/hrc-welcomes-new-deputy <img src="http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/sites/www.fkgoldstandard.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/hrc_dcg_0.jpg" alt="UNITED STATES ARMY HUMAN RESOURCES COMMAND INSTALLED COL. BARBARA LYNNE OWENS (right) as its new deputy commanding general at a ceremony Sept. 10 at the command’s Lt. Gen. Timothy J. Maude Complex. Prior to Owens assuming duties as deputy commanding general, the command conducted a Retirement and Award Ceremony for Brig. Gen. Margarett Barnes for her service as HRC deputy commanding general since October 2011. " title="UNITED STATES ARMY HUMAN RESOURCES COMMAND INSTALLED COL. BARBARA LYNNE OWENS (right) as its new deputy commanding general at a ceremony Sept. 10 at the command’s Lt. Gen. Timothy J. Maude Complex. Prior to Owens assuming duties as deputy commanding general, the command conducted a Retirement and Award Ceremony for Brig. Gen. Margarett Barnes for her service as HRC deputy commanding general since October 2011. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By BILL COSTELLO</p> <p> HRC PAO</p> <p> A career that began more than 32 years ago as an enlisted Soldier from Mississippi ended Sept. 10 with a retirement ceremony for Brig. Gen. Margarett Barnes, who served as deputy commander of U.S. Army Human Resources Command since October 2011.</p> Fort Knox remembers, reflects on nation’s worst terrorist attack http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/content/fort-knox-remembers-reflects-nation%E2%80%99s-worst-terrorist-attack <img src="http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/sites/www.fkgoldstandard.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/patriot_day_165.jpg" alt="(FROM LEFT) FIRE INSPECTOR ANDRE CORNWELL, BRIG. GEN. PEGGY COMBS, THE CADET COMMAND and Fort Knox commanding general, Fire Chief Marvin Gunderson and Staff Sgt. Chad Sorentino lay a wreath during the Patriot Day Ceremony held Sept. 11 in front of Fort Knox’s Fire Station No. 1. " title="(FROM LEFT) FIRE INSPECTOR ANDRE CORNWELL, BRIG. GEN. PEGGY COMBS, THE CADET COMMAND and Fort Knox commanding general, Fire Chief Marvin Gunderson and Staff Sgt. Chad Sorentino lay a wreath during the Patriot Day Ceremony held Sept. 11 in front of Fort Knox’s Fire Station No. 1. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By CATRINA FRANCIS</p> <p> Gold Standard Senior Staff Writer</p> <p> catrina.s.francis2.civ@mail.mil</p> AROUND KNOX http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/content/around-knox-308 <p> <strong>Cadet Command hosting Hispanic Heritage month<br /> </strong></p> <p> USACC EO</p> <p> U.S. Army Cadet Command and Fort Knox will host the 2014 His-panic Heritage Month Observance at the Saber &amp; Quill today from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The theme for this year is &ldquo;Hispanics: A legacy of history, a present of action, and a future of success.&rdquo; The observance is open to all civilians, military and their Family members.</p> <p> For more information, contact Sgt. 1st Class Lautieri, Fort Knox Equal Opportunity Office at (502) 624-3510.</p> SPORTS PULSE http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/content/sports-pulse-169 <p> Beat the Heat Golf Special</p> <p> Lindsey Golf Course has golf specials for the remainder of summer, with special prices on green fees, carts and food. Now through Sept. 30, patrons can get 18 holes and a cart for $20, and add lunch onto that for $26. Call up to seven days in advance for tee times. For more information, call (502) 624-2717 or (502) 943-9929.</p> <p> First Tee Program</p> Fort Knox falls to Shawnee in district opener http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/content/fort-knox-falls-shawnee-district-opener <img src="http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/sites/www.fkgoldstandard.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/football_1_6.jpg" alt="FRESHMAN RUNNING BACK TYLER DAVIS TAKES THE BALL up the middle against the Shawnee defense. Fort Knox fell in its district opener to the Golden Eagles 46-8, and travel to Bardstown Friday looking for its first win of the season. " title="FRESHMAN RUNNING BACK TYLER DAVIS TAKES THE BALL up the middle against the Shawnee defense. Fort Knox fell in its district opener to the Golden Eagles 46-8, and travel to Bardstown Friday looking for its first win of the season. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By GAVIN LAPAILLE</p> <p> Gold Standard Sports Editor</p> <p> gavin.lapaille.ctr@mailmil</p> <p> The beginning of league play was not kind to the Fort Knox High School football team. The Eagles fell 46-8 to the Shawnee Golden Eagles in the opening action for both in Class 2A, District 4 action at Shawnee High School.</p> <p> &ldquo;This is a young team,&rdquo; said assistant coach Samuel Wilson. &ldquo;We have a lot of freshmen on the field who have to step up and play varsity. We&rsquo;re going to have all those growing pains until they figure football out.&rdquo;</p> Eddy the Eagle flies back to Knox http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/content/eddy-eagle-flies-back-knox <img src="http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/sites/www.fkgoldstandard.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/eddy_the_eagle.jpg" alt="EDDY THE EAGLE AT A HOME Fort Knox High School football game. Eddy has been revived this season, making appearances in several different sports and maintaining an active Twitter following." title="EDDY THE EAGLE AT A HOME Fort Knox High School football game. Eddy has been revived this season, making appearances in several different sports and maintaining an active Twitter following." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By GAVIN LAPAILLE</p> <p> Gold Standard Sports Editor</p> <p> gavin.lapaille.ctr@mail.mil</p> Sports no longer distraction from issues http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/content/sports-no-longer-distraction-issues <p> By GAVIN LAPAILLE<br /> Gold Standard Sports Editor<br /> gavin.lapaille.ctr@mail.mil</p> <p> Sports are portrayed to be a distraction from everyday life. A chance to forget about the normal problems from society and focus on people playing a game for a couple of hours.</p>