Fort Hood Shooting memorial construction to begin next week

Fort Hood Shooting memorial construction to begin next week

Construction is scheduled to begin next week on a memorial to those killed in the Nov. 5, 2009, shooting at Fort Hood. “The first phase is site preparation, then electrical work and concrete work,” said former Killeen Mayor Fred Latham, spokesman for the memorial committee.   The projected start date for construction is Dec. 1. The memorial committee, formed in …

Fort Hood Shooting memorial construction to begin next week
Second annual Color Up 5k benefits Fort Hood Memorial

Second annual Color Up 5k benefits Fort Hood Memorial

by Natalie Stewart A sea of people donning pristine white took their marks at the starting line Saturday morning during the second annual Color Up 5k at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center. Robert Sheehan, who was the first to cross the finish line during the untimed race in about 15 minutes, said he heard about the Color Up 5k …

Second annual Color Up 5k benefits Fort Hood Memorial

Fort Hood shooting victims focus of fundraiser

BELTON — A bronze Scooby-Doo sculpture, cuddling with a baby Scooby-Doo with two tears in its eyes and a tail that hasn’t fully formed. A coffee cup and stethoscope perched on a stack of books. A greyhound statue, gaming controller and Pantera album clustered together. Those sculptures — built by Salado artist Troy Kelley — represent three of the 13 …

Fort Hood shooting victims focus of fundraiser

Committee breaks ground on Nov. 5, 2009, Fort Hood Memorial

http://kdhnews.com/military/committee-breaks-ground-on-nov-fort-hood-memorial/article_ff4acab6-11b5-11e4-b017-001a4bcf6878.html What started as sketches on a napkin began to come to fruition Tuesday morning as a committee developed to erect a memorial honoring the victims of the Nov. 5, 2009, shooting at Fort Hood broke ground on the structure. Joleen Cahill, widow of retired Chief Warrant Officer 2 Michael Cahill — the only civilian killed in the shooting — …

Committee breaks ground on Nov. 5, 2009, Fort Hood Memorial

New website to build momentum for Nov. 5 Memorial

The committee working toward construction of a memorial honoring the victims of the Nov. 5, 2009, shooting at Fort Hood has revitalized its efforts to raise funds, and the memorial could be built as soon as the next anniversary of the tragic shooting. The idea for a memorial to honor the 13 killed in the shooting at Fort Hood’s Soldier …

New website to build momentum for Nov. 5 Memorial