All they do is win: Combatives schoolhouse produces champions

Story and photos by Stephen Standifird
Assistant editor

The Modern Army Combatives Program schoolhouse, run by 5th Engineer Battalion, has made it their mission to prove that Fort Leonard Wood has the best-trained Soldiers in the Army.

With individual and team wins at the All-Army Combatives Tournament, All-Armed Forces Invitational Tournament, the 5th Engr. Bn. school has proved they are on their way.

Sgt. Anthony Hampton, noncommissioned officer in…    


Make safety a priority

By Maj. Gen. Kent Savre and Command Sgt. Maj. Roy Ward
Special to GUIDON

On Presidents Day, Monday, we  recognize the lives and achievements of those who served in America’s highest elected position as the President of the United States and as the…     Read More...


Remembering the men who built Washington State Park:

By Tom Uhlenbrock
Missouri State Parks

Mary Mears has an  explanation for the smiling faces in the historic photos of Civilian Conservation Corps Company 1743, an African-American unit that worked at Washington State Park in the 1930s.

“Everybody was happy to be there,” Mears said. “This was the Depression, and jobs were hard to find.”


92nd MP Bn. wins nail-biter

Story and photo by Matt Decker
Leisure/Sports editor

The 92nd Military Police Battalion overcame a 16-point deficit in the first half, then battled point-by-point in the second to take home a 62-59 victory over the 58th Transportation Battalion in Conference A action Feb. 2 at Davidson Fitness Center.