Fort Leonard Wood

Military Appreciation Day set for June 9 at Hammons Field

FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (May 24, 2018) — The Infuze Credit Union is offering free tickets to service members for the 13th annual Fort Leonard Wood Military Appreciation Day at the Springfield Cardinals, scheduled for June 9 at Hammons Field in Springfield, Missouri. The free tickets are available to active-duty military, retirees, veterans, National Guard…

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Spouses’ club recognizes outgoing board members

By Marti Yoshida Public Affairs Office FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (May 24, 2018) — The Fort Wood Community Spouses’ Club concluded its 2017-18 membership year during a luncheon held May 17 at the Pershing Community Center. The organization recognized its outgoing board members for their service and welcomed the incoming board members for 2018-19. Chessa…

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Service projects benefit installation, earn students Eagle Scout

By Amanda Sullivan Public Affairs Office volunteer FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (May 24, 2018) — Fort Leonard Wood outdoor areas have been improved thanks to the efforts of two new Eagle Scouts. Aedan Brady and Christopher Ratliff recently contributed numerous service hours to improving a local trail and wildlife conservation. Completion of Eagle Scout Service…

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FLWFD hosts pyrotechnic safety course

Story and photo by Dawn Arden Public Affairs Office FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (May 24, 2018) — Summer is here, and plans for the installation’s annual Independence Day Celebration are in the works. Fort Leonard Wood holds one of the area’s largest fireworks displays, making safety and fire prevention a big part of the planning…

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