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GLWAGON gives patients a lift

 
Story and photo by John Brooks
Special to GUIDON

“What’s a GLWAGON,” you say?

It’s big. It’s white. It fits 11 and can lift and transport wheelchairs.

The GLWAGON (gill-wagon) is driven by Missie Cessna and Jon Storie, patient experience representatives and members of General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital’s Department of Patient Experience team.

“It’s important — and even just one person can make a difference,” Cessna…     Read More...

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92-year-old vet recalls . . . ‘Date which will live in infamy’

 
By Katie Lange
Department of Defense News

“I remember everything,
all of it. … Just like it happened yesterday.”

That’s what a witty and alert Melvin Heckman, a 92-year-old Pearl Harbor veteran, told me when I asked him about his…     Read More...

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PVGC ready for winter

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

The signs of the season are unmistakable. The leaves are mostly off the trees. The days are shorter, and the weather is cooler. In short: Winter is coming.

However, there are still plenty of rounds awaiting golfers at Piney Valley Golf Course. The clubhouse will remain open until Dec. 19. After that, golfers can still play on the course.

“We’re going…     Read More...

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