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Army / Soldier Fueling Initiative #988285

NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 13, 2010
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced. Note: local school closings on screen.

(Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri: Janet Shamlian) The Army’s Soldier Fueling Initiative that trains soldiers like athletes featured; scenes shown from Fort Leonard Wood in Missouri; details given about changes in the menu and fitness program. [Pvt. Elijah JENKINS†- says his problem is donuts.] [Col. David WILCOX†- says trainees are not in as good a shape as they should be.] [Lt. Gen. Mark HERTLING†- says hopefully it will change the culture they bring in.] [Pvt. Kristen HOST†- says she craves chocolate.]

Williams, Brian;
Shamlian, Janet

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