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Rolla Daily News
Army diver, MP named FLW’s bestAn Army military police and diver have claimed the titles of Fort Leonard Wood’
Army diver, MP named FLW’s best
Rolla Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
An Army military police and diver have claimed the titles of Fort Leonard Wood’s Drill Sergeant of the Year and Advanced Individual Training Platoon Sergeant of the Year in the Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and Fort Leonard Wood Best Warrior... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Evacuation at Phelps County Courthouse after bomb threatto 3:30 p.m. The county assessor and collector offices were closed and court pr
Evacuation at Phelps County Courthouse after bomb threat
Rolla Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
to 3:30 p.m. The county assessor and collector offices were closed and court proceedings were postponed. Bomb-sniffing dogs were brought in from Fort Leonard Wood to clear the building. The investigation is ongoing. The Rolla Daily News - Roll... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Mrs. Obama, Dr. Biden, LeVar Burton to visit FLWMichelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden are slated to visit Fort Leonard Wood service
Mrs. Obama, Dr. Biden, LeVar Burton to visit FLW
Rolla Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden are slated to visit Fort Leonard Wood service members and their Families, Tuesday. During their visit, Mrs. Obama and Dr. Biden will be joined by LeVar Burton, host of Reading Rainbow, for a story time event with... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Parents of fallen service members gather for retreatlonger.Pfc. Kelly Patrick McGuire died on February 9, 2009, from a sudden onset
Parents of fallen service members gather for retreat
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
longer.Pfc. Kelly Patrick McGuire died on February 9, 2009, from a sudden onset of meningitis while in training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri. A member of the Army Corps of Engineers, his parents had been worried that he would soon be deployed... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The GOP convention that took 10 rounds to pick a candidateCourt (5-1); Philander Knox, U.S. senator from Pennsylvania (5-1); Gov. Calvin
The GOP convention that took 10 rounds to pick a candidate
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Court (5-1); Philander Knox, U.S. senator from Pennsylvania (5-1); Gov. Calvin Coolidge of Massachusetts (8-1); Gen. Leonard Wood, former Army chief of staff (7-1); and Herbert Hoover, who headed World War I relief efforts (4-1). To those,... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Michelle Obama to visit Fort Leonard Wood TuesdayMO (KTVI) – First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden will be making a stop
Michelle Obama to visit Fort Leonard Wood Tuesday
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
MO (KTVI) – First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden will be making a stop in the area Tuesday. They are visiting Fort Leonard Wood service members and their families. LeVar Burton, host of Reading Rainbow, will be joining them for a story... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Hospital bans tobacco on campus; Smoke shacks to be removed and ban includes parking lots General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital is scheduled to become a tobacco
Hospital bans tobacco on campus; Smoke shacks to be removed and ban includes parking lots
Rolla Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital is scheduled to become a tobacco-free medical campus beginning May 8. Tobacco free means U.S. Army Medical... Read more
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Variety
First Lady Michelle Obama to Appear on ‘The Voice’ and ‘NCIS’ to Celebrate Joining Forces Initiativenaval procedural drama. Off screen, the first lady and Dr. Biden will make var
First Lady Michelle Obama to Appear on ‘The Voice’ and ‘NCIS’ to Celebrate Joining Forces Initiative
Variety / Posted 4 days ago
naval procedural drama. Off screen, the first lady and Dr. Biden will make various appearances, including stops at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., one of the largest training bases in the U.S. Army; the White House, where they will host an employment... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Senate panel hears plan to add Mid-Missouri judgefifth, he said, is the four-county 25th circuit of Maries, Phelps, Pulaski and
Senate panel hears plan to add Mid-Missouri judge
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
fifth, he said, is the four-county 25th circuit of Maries, Phelps, Pulaski and Dent counties, including the Fort Leonard Wood area. Committee members may be asked Thursday to approve the bill for Senate debate. Lawmakers have until 6... Read more
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Air Force Times
49 military- and veteran-focused job fairs coming in Mayand military spouses may receive up to two free tickets to the night’s Pirates/
49 military- and veteran-focused job fairs coming in May
Air Force Times / Posted 6 days ago
and military spouses may receive up to two free tickets to the night’s Pirates/Cubs game, hiringourheroes.org Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. Linthicum Heights, Md. Virginia Beach, Va. Fort Worth, Texas Fort Walton Beach, Fla. Fort Belvoir,... Read more
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Kirksville Daily Express
Edina man graduates from U.S. Marine Corps boot campachieved expert firearm status.Minear reported to Camp Pendleton on April 12, 2
Edina man graduates from U.S. Marine Corps boot camp
Kirksville Daily Express / Posted 7 days ago
achieved expert firearm status.Minear reported to Camp Pendleton on April 12, 2016 for one month at Military Combat training. He will then attend Military Occupation Specialty school at Ft. Leonard Wood, Mo. Kirksville Daily Express - Kirksville... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Donavan E. Wasson, plant foreman, WWII veteranMinn. Mr. Wasson was drafted into the Army in 1942 and spent two years with th
Donavan E. Wasson, plant foreman, WWII veteran
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
Minn. Mr. Wasson was drafted into the Army in 1942 and spent two years with the 772nd Tank Destroyer Battalion at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. He then volunteered to join the 503rd Parachute Infantry Regiment Combat Team and served in the Battle of... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Chautauqua Fallen Heroes Scholarship AwardedSheriff's Academy to seek a degree in criminal justice. He recently completed b
Chautauqua Fallen Heroes Scholarship Awarded
The Post-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Sheriff's Academy to seek a degree in criminal justice. He recently completed basic training in the Army Reserves at Fort Leonard Wood in Missouri and earned the rank PU2 (Private). Kurt Maytum, Fredonia Volunteer Fire Department fire chief,... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Callaway County soldier honored with monumentCabool areas before coming to New Bloomfield. McClure entered the Army on Nov.
Callaway County soldier honored with monument
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Cabool areas before coming to New Bloomfield. McClure entered the Army on Nov. 1, 2011, completing basic training at Fort Leonard Wood. He was deployed to Kuwait, where he served in the 4th Battalion of the 42nd Field Artillery Regiment. He earned... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Wounded Warrior turns injury into strength for military competitionFORT LEONARD WOOD (KTVI) - A St. Charles man is turning a battlefield injury in
Wounded Warrior turns injury into strength for military competition
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 19 days ago
FORT LEONARD WOOD (KTVI) - A St. Charles man is turning a battlefield injury into a personal triumph. Captain Logan Phillips almost lost his life in Afghanistan. He’s now fully recovered, and next week he will compete here in the international Best... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Wounded Warrior turns injury into strength for military competitionFORT LEONARD WOOD (KPLR) - A St. Charles man is turning a battlefield injury in
Wounded Warrior turns injury into strength for military competition
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 19 days ago
FORT LEONARD WOOD (KPLR) - A St. Charles man is turning a battlefield injury into a personal triumph. Captain Logan Phillips almost lost his life in Afghanistan. He’s now fully recovered, and next week he will compete here in the international Best... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Dixon city marshal turned away; state has suspended licensebut, the charges aren't made lightly. Teressa Fowler I knew Mike Plumber befor
Dixon city marshal turned away; state has suspended license
Rolla Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
but, the charges aren't made lightly. Teressa Fowler I knew Mike Plumber before he became a cop, when he was a KP on Fort Leonard Wood in one of the mess halls. Mike is not a bad person and I like and respect him. However, I do believe mistakes... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Veterans strum toward better health with Columbia projectliberty. A lot has changed about the project since its start four years ago, i
Veterans strum toward better health with Columbia project
KOMU Columbia / Posted 19 days ago
liberty. A lot has changed about the project since its start four years ago, including its location. It began at Fort Leonard Wood Army Base, but government cuts lead to the closing of its Warrior Transition Unit, leaving many veterans... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Navy, Coast Guard test their nerves at Fort Leonard Woodat the U.S Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear School, E.F. Bul
Navy, Coast Guard test their nerves at Fort Leonard Wood
KY3 Springfield / Posted 22 days ago
at the U.S Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear School, E.F. Bullene CBRN Defense Training Facility. Fort Leonard Wood is the best place for them, said Navy Master Chief Petty Officer Wesley Lairson, learning site director, Navy... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Navy, Coast Guard test their nerves at Fort Leonard Woodat the U.S Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear School, E.F. Bul
Navy, Coast Guard test their nerves at Fort Leonard Wood
KSPR Springfield / Posted 22 days ago
at the U.S Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear School, E.F. Bullene CBRN Defense Training Facility. Fort Leonard Wood is the best place for them, said Navy Master Chief Petty Officer Wesley Lairson, learning site director, Navy... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Lou Brock to throw out first pitchBrewers and St. Louis Cardinals. The Color Guard and American flag will be pre
Lou Brock to throw out first pitch
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 24 days ago
Brewers and St. Louis Cardinals. The Color Guard and American flag will be presented by service men and women from Fort Leonard Wood. A moment of silence will be held in honor of Joe Garagiola and Joe Strauss. Opera singer Clayton Mathews will... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Combat Engineer Positions now held by womenfrom the National Training Center Rotation 16-04. Their next training session
Combat Engineer Positions now held by women
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 25 days ago
from the National Training Center Rotation 16-04. Their next training session will be the R2C2 training held in Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri. This will be more in depth training on a larger scale where they will get specific training on route... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Combat Engineer Positions now held by womenfrom the National Training Center Rotation 16-04. Their next training session
Combat Engineer Positions now held by women
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 25 days ago
from the National Training Center Rotation 16-04. Their next training session will be the R2C2 training held in Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri. This will be more in depth training on a larger scale where they will get specific training on route... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Combat Engineer Positions now held by womenfrom the National Training Center Rotation 16-04. Their next training session
Combat Engineer Positions now held by women
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 25 days ago
from the National Training Center Rotation 16-04. Their next training session will be the R2C2 training held in Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri. This will be more in depth training on a larger scale where they will get specific training on route... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Combat Engineer Positions now held by womenfrom the National Training Center Rotation 16-04. Their next training session
Combat Engineer Positions now held by women
KXXV Waco / Posted 25 days ago
from the National Training Center Rotation 16-04. Their next training session will be the R2C2 training held in Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri. This will be more in depth training on a larger scale where they will get specific training on route... Read more
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St. Louis Cardinals
Opening Day in St. Louisfamed Budweiser Clydesdales. Color Guard and American Flag in Center Field, co
Opening Day in St. Louis
St. Louis Cardinals / Posted 25 days ago
famed Budweiser Clydesdales. Color Guard and American Flag in Center Field, courtesy of the service men and women of Ft. Leonard Wood. The National Anthem will be performed by Clayton Mathews, professional Opera singer and son of Cardinals front... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
This Week Around Pulaski County USA!Come on down to Pulaski County USA located in America�s Heartland! Pulaski Coun
This Week Around Pulaski County USA!
Rolla Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
Come on down to Pulaski County USA located in America�s Heartland! Pulaski County is home to Fort Leonard Wood, which for the longest time was nicknamed Fort Lost in the Woods. We may have that small town feel, but we are growing and trying to lose... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Veteran receives medal for pursuading co-worker to seek medical attention One retired Airman at Fort Leonard Wood prefers not to talk a lot, but it's w
Veteran receives medal for pursuading co-worker to seek medical attention
Rolla Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
One retired Airman at Fort Leonard Wood prefers not to talk a lot, but it's what he said to an individual who was having trouble that made all the difference in the... Read more
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CNBC
Forget Trump. Paul Ryan is the likely GOP nomineethe nominee. Harding entered the convention a distant fourth in the delegate ra
Forget Trump. Paul Ryan is the likely GOP nominee
CNBC / Posted 27 days ago
the nominee. Harding entered the convention a distant fourth in the delegate race. But when whisker close frontrunners Gen. Leonard Wood and Illinois Governor Frank Lowden couldn't agree to support one another, their delegates settled on Harding... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
MO to MI still has water to deliver to Flintend of January and didn’t conclude until the end of February. Coleman said the
MO to MI still has water to deliver to Flint
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
end of January and didn’t conclude until the end of February. Coleman said they had help from people in Tennessee, Fort Leonard Wood and throughout Jefferson City. Flint has been dealing with high levels of poisonous lead in its water for two... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Fort Leonard Wood soldiers learn crime scene investigation techniquesYou might call it CSI: Fort Leonard Wood. Before military police Soldiers can
Fort Leonard Wood soldiers learn crime scene investigation techniques
KY3 Springfield / Posted 29 days ago
You might call it CSI: Fort Leonard Wood. Before military police Soldiers can graduate the Advanced Individual Training portion of One Station Unit Training, they are required to pass a two-day class in battlefield forensics. "Battlefield forensics... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Fort Leonard Wood soldiers learn crime scene investigation techniquesYou might call it CSI: Fort Leonard Wood. Before military police Soldiers can
Fort Leonard Wood soldiers learn crime scene investigation techniques
KSPR Springfield / Posted 29 days ago
You might call it CSI: Fort Leonard Wood. Before military police Soldiers can graduate the Advanced Individual Training portion of One Station Unit Training, they are required to pass a two-day class in battlefield forensics. "Battlefield forensics... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Fort Leonard Wood engineers dismantle bridge toppled by flood A bridge toppled by heavy flooding in January is providing one Fort Leonard W
Fort Leonard Wood engineers dismantle bridge toppled by flood
Rolla Daily News / Posted a month ago
A bridge toppled by heavy flooding in January is providing one Fort Leonard Wood company "a training opportunity of a lifetime," according to many of the unit's soldiers. A bridge... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Unit offers unique training, mission at Fort Leonard WoodA combat engineer unit at Fort Leonard Wood has gone to the dogs. That’s a good
Unit offers unique training, mission at Fort Leonard Wood
KY3 Springfield / Posted a month ago
A combat engineer unit at Fort Leonard Wood has gone to the dogs. That’s a good thing for the base, and the U.S. Army. "This is the only unit in the entire U.S. military with the mine detection dog program," said Sgt. 1st Class John Bornhoeft,... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Unit offers unique training, mission at Fort Leonard WoodA combat engineer unit at Fort Leonard Wood has gone to the dogs. That’s a good
Unit offers unique training, mission at Fort Leonard Wood
KSPR Springfield / Posted a month ago
A combat engineer unit at Fort Leonard Wood has gone to the dogs. That’s a good thing for the base, and the U.S. Army. "This is the only unit in the entire U.S. military with the mine detection dog program," said Sgt. 1st Class John Bornhoeft,... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Hometown Heroes: Honoring Clark and Champaign County veteransto college. However, when I was 19, I felt that it was what God wanted me to do
Hometown Heroes: Honoring Clark and Champaign County veterans
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 1 months ago
to college. However, when I was 19, I felt that it was what God wanted me to do. Deployments\Bases: Basic training at Fort Leonard Wood; Advanced Individual Training at Fort Jackson; Reserve Unit 847th PSB based in Whitehall, Ohio; deployed to... Read more

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