FORT LEONARD WOOD

Spartan engineers selected for Best Sapper 2017

Story by SPC Efren Rodriguez on 03/02/2017 FORT STEWART, Ga.- More than a dozen engineers from 9th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division competed in a selection at Fort Stewart, Ga., Feb. 14-15 to represent their division at this year's 11th annual Best Sapper Competition.
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Not all about moving dirt in Marines engineer equipment operator course

Story by Stephen Standifird on 02/24/2017 (Editor's note: This is the second article in a series about the service- specific training our sister services provide at Fort Leonard Wood.) Deep behind Army lines at Fort Leonard Wood, the Marine Corps established a stronghold of heavy equipment operators and vehicles, and
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Missouri Guard continues female integration at Regional Training Institute

Story by CPL Samantha Whitehead on 02/13/2017 FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. The Missouri National Guard continued the integration of females into combat arms occupational specialties at the 140th Regional Training Institute at Fort Leonard Wood recently. The second class of combat engineers including female Soldiers graduated from the RTI on
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Fort McCoy staff begins ISSP process

Story by Scott Sturkol on 01/13/2017 Dozens of Fort McCoy staff members recently participated in scoping sessions to develop an Integrated Strategic Sustainability Plan, or ISSP. The two days of planning sessions in early December in building 905 brought together Fort McCoy leadership, Army Reserve Installation Management Directorate (ARIMD) ISSP
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Beyond whiffs and sniffs -- military working dog mission more complex than mere smells

Story by Terrance Bell on 12/08/2016 FORT LEE, Va. (Dec. 8, 2016) -- The warehouse is fairly large, roughly the size of a football field. He's oblivious to the lighting, the layout or the various supplies and goods stacked on the shelves. He only glances at the occasional stranger walking
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Vietnam Veteran to speak to troops at BAF on Veteran's Day

Story by CPL Michael Smith on 11/10/2016 There are members of the U.S. Armed Forces around the globe who will be celebrating this Veterans Day away from their homes and families because of the commitment they made to their country. One U.S. Army Veteran, who will be spending the holiday
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