Brothers choose to serve Army, together

Story and photo by Stephen Standifird
Assistant editor

Little brothers often follow in the footsteps of their older siblings, whether it is in sports, at high school or just wanting to tag along.

For two brothers from Texas, the roles were reversed when little brother wanted to join the Army.

Their paths eventually led them to Fort Leonard Wood for Advanced  Individual Training.

When Pvt. Jorge …    


Vigilance: Always ready, Always alert - August is Antiterrorism Awareness Month

By Maj. Gen. Kent Savre and Command Sgt. Maj. Roy Ward
Special to GUIDON

During the month of August, we encourage all of our teammates — service members, civilians, Family members, veterans, retirees, and contractors — to focus on antiterrorism awareness and…     Read More...


OAT musical ‘Damn Yankees’ swings away tonight in Rolla

Special to GUIDON

The Ozark Actors Theatre in Rolla  continues its 29th professional summer season with “Damn Yankees,” directed by Andy Scott.

The production opens tonight and continues through Aug. 7 at the Cedar Street Playhouse, 701 North Cedar St. in Rolla.



R-VI parent/student athlete meetings July 31, Aug. 18

GUIDON staff 
The Waynesville Athletic Department will conduct a meeting for parents and student-athletes who plan to participate in sports during the 2016-2017 school year.

All seventh- and ninth-grade students, along with all other students who have not attended a meeting in the past, are required to attend at 3 p.m. July 31 or 5 p.m. Aug. 18 in the Waynesville High School auditorium.

The meetings focus on eligibility, sportsmanship, the…