4th MEB leads gap crossing exercise

Story by Staff Sgt. Kelly Malone
Special GUIDON

The Fort Riley, Kansas-based 1st Infantry Division conducted a combined arms gap crossing exercise with the 4th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade’s 5th Engineer Battalion spearheading the operation, Aug. 18 through 21.

“We came together this week as a unified maneuver enhancement team to support a 1st Infantry Division gap crossing exercise,” said Col. Andy Munera, 4th MEB commander.

Munera went on to say…    


Labor Day... Stand Strong, be proactive, be safe

By Maj. Gen. Leslie Smith and
Command Sgt. Maj. Terrence Murphy
Special to GUIDON

On Sept. 1 we celebrate Labor Day, the traditional holiday that honors the men and women of America’s workforce. This holiday also signifies the unofficial end of summer, the…     Read More...


Museum preserves county’s history

Story and photos by  Kyrene Resel
GUIDON volunteer

The Pulaski County Courthouse and Museum houses a wide array  of historical displays and artifacts.

“It operated as a courthouse until 1989, and instead of being torn down, we turned it into a museum. It is on the national list of historic sites,” said Denise Seevers, the museum’s curator.



Ya Ya’s win Women’s League trophy

Story and photos by  Matt Decker
Leisure/Sports editor

The Ya Ya’s had already built a five-run lead in the bottom of the fourth inning, but with one out and bases loaded, Angela Baker hit a high fly ball over heads of the B&B outfield. Hurtling around the bases, Baker beat the throw to home to earn a grand-slam in-the-park home run. The play gave the Ya Ya’s a 15-6 lead —…     Read More...