The Public Affairs Office supports Fort Jackson by communicating on behalf of the installation and its leadership - providing clear, accurate, timely information to internal & external audiences. We employ a variety of communication strategies- including internal news and information products, media engagement, and public outreach.


The Media Relations section assists members of the news media in reporting on Fort Jackson, ensuring the American public has access to the information they need understand the military's role in the community, in support of the nation, and in the world. For media queries,  call 803-751-1472


The Command Information section provides news and information to members of the Fort Jackson community, by producing an array of command information products for our internal audiences to includeThe Leader newspaper, website and social media sites and the installation Command TV. For more information, call 803-751-3615


Community Relations programs support and sustain relationships between service members &  leaders at Fort Jackson and citizens of neighboring civilian communities. Fort Jackson works closely with resident units, our Partners in Excellence (PIE) units, and 282nd Army Band, to fulfill community requests. To request a guest speaker, marching unit, honor guard, military equipment display, or military band,  call 803-751-2668