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Chemical officers train for Best Ranger


Story and photos by Stephen Standifird
Managing editor
stephen.l.standifird.civ@mail.mil

Through sweat, pain and hundreds of miles of running and ruck marching, two of Fort Leonard Wood’s own are preparing to take on the challenge of the David E. Grange Jr. Best Ranger Competition April 7 through 9 at Fort Benning, Georgia.

Capt. Tim Cox and 1st Lt. Andy Harvey will represent the U.S. Army Chemical Corps and Fort Leonard Wood…     Read More...

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MSCoE farewell interview: Dr. Rebecca Johnson, deputy to the commanding general

What first brought you to Fort Leonard Wood?
After I graduated from the University of Missouri at Rolla in 1983 with an engineering degree, I stayed home for a few years with my kids. I had planned on eventually working in St. Louis and…     Read More...

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Post hosts third Special Olympics State Indoor Games

 
Story and photos by Matt Decker
Assistant editor
mdecker01@springfi.gannett.com

More than 2,300 participants, joined by Family members, friends and supporters, visited Fort Leonard Wood and the surrounding area over the weekend, as the post served as the host site of the 2017 Special Olympics Missouri State Indoor Games.

“Ladies and gentlemen, it is my honor and privilege to declare the 2017 Special Olympics Missouri State Indoor Games officially open. Let the…     Read More...

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