The Gold Standard

The Gold Standard is the official newspaper for Fort Knox. It is published each Thursday and provided free of charge to everyone on Fort Knox. Each edition contains information for Soldiers (active and retired), Department of the Army Civilians, contractors working on Fort Knox and family members.

The newspaper is a civilian enterprise (contains paid advertising), printed by The News-Enterprise in Elizabethtown. Commercial advertising in The Gold Standard is arranged through The News-Enterprise advertising office. To advertise in The Gold Standard, contact the publisher at (270) 769-1200.

View the online edition of The Gold Standard.

Contact Information

  • The Gold Standard Staff
    • Telephone: (502) 624-1095 or (502) 624-1097
    • DSN: 464-1095 or 464-1097
  • The Gold Standard Publisher
    • Telephone: (270) 769-1200

Contact Information

Fort Knox
Public Affairs Office

125 6th Avenue
Building 1110-B, Room 226
Fort Knox, KY 40121

Telephone: 502-624-4985
DSN: 464-4985


Media Relations
Telephone: 502-624-3051
DSN: 464-3051

Community Relations
Telephone: 502-624-0150
DSN: 464-0150

The Gold Standard Staff
Telephone: 502-624-1095
Telephone: 502-624-1097
DSN: 464-1095/1097

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Updated 14 Nov 2017