Army National Guard Trains In Big Sandy

The Montana Army National Guard performed drills in the Big Sandy area over the last week and into the weekend. Their presence in the fields on the edge of the Big Sandy Airport is part of their annual field exercises, which typically account for 5 or 6 days of their two weeks of total trainings every year. Locals couldn't help but notice the camp set up on Judith Landing Road or hear the helicopter flying in the area throughout the day and into the night.

Captain Kyle Sampson. who I spoke with during the Saturday open house, explained: "We're part of the first of the 189th General Support Avi...