FLW Soldier named TRADOC Soldier of the Year

By Dawn Arden
Assistant Editor
U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command recently named Fort Leonard Wood’s own Spc. Joshua Roberts as the 2014 Soldier of the Year.

After winning the installation level Soldier of the Year title, Roberts moved on to compete in the weeklong event held at Fort Eustis, Virginia.

Currently serving as the executive assistant to the Maneuver Support Center of Excellence command sergeant major,…     Read More...


When suicide hits a Family

By Maj. Kelli Hooke
Army News Service

The last day of school of my freshman year in high school, I woke up to the phone ringing. It was very early and I heard my mom’s voice talking to the person on the other…     Read More...


Arts and Crafts Frame Shop helps preserve memories

Story and photo by  Kyrene Resel
GUIDON volunteer

Do you have awards,  pictures, or even unit guidons to frame? If so, the Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation Arts and Crafts Frame Shop has a lot to offer, and the best part is you can even learn to do it yourself.



43rd AG wins golf tourney title

Story and photos by  Matt Decker
Leisure/Sports editor

Sometimes the 13th try is the charm.

The 43rd Adjutant General Battalion has played 12 events in the Commander’s Cup series since the 2014 series began in November. On Aug. 12, they finally earned their first championship of the year, winning the 2014 Commander’s Cup Tournament on the rolling hills of Piney Valley Golf Course.