Fort Leonard Wood

Prepare for the boom: Combat engineers to launch live charge

Story by Marti Yoshida Public Affairs Office FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (Oct. 15, 2018) — Beginning in January 2019, the U.S. Army Engineer School’s 12-week Combat Engineer Heavy Track Course at Fort Leonard Wood will be consolidated to a joint course to include active Army, National Guard and Reserve, as well as the U.S. Marine…

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Military child explores Missouri while having ice cream with mayors

Story and photo by Dawn Arden Public Affairs Office FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (Oct. 11, 2018) — Taylor Duncan, a 5-year-old military child, has stolen the hearts of those residing in her host state of Missouri, while on a mission to have ice cream with every mayor in the state. As of Oct. 3, Taylor…

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Chaplain’s Office to host symposium

By Dawn Arden Public Affairs Office FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (Oct. 11, 2018) — The Fort Leonard Wood Garrison Chaplain’s Office is scheduled to host the first annual Ozarks Religious Leaders Partnership Symposium from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Main Post Chapel. In keeping with the theme of “Partnering in Ministry to the…

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Warthog training scheduled Oct. 18

FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (Oct. 11, 2018) — Whiteman Air Force Base is scheduled to conduct A-10 Thunderbolt II (also called the Warthog) training on Thursday, Oct. 18, at Cannon Range. Throughout the day, residents of Fort Leonard Wood and the surrounding communities can expect to hear additional training noise. Please contact the Whiteman Air…

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