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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.

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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...

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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.

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Ya Ya’s win Women’s League trophy

 
Story and photos by  Matt Decker
Leisure/Sports editor
guidonsports@myguidon.com

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...