Time for patience with road work

By Mike Bowers
Managing editor

Approximately 8 miles of Fort Leonard Wood roads are receiving a  makeover.

An asphalt-resurfacing project is on schedule to be completed by mid-July, weather permitting, at a cost of $2.1 million, according to Directorate of Public Works officials.

“Paving is a continuous requirement,” said Angie Gable, chief of  Construction Inspection Branch. “We have to schedule the work in the best weather conditions,…     Read More...


Celebrating 239 years of American independence

By Brig. Gen. Kent Savre and
Command Sgt. Maj. Roy Ward

Special to GUIDON

On July Fourth, we will celebrate our  nation’s 239th birthday.  This Independence Day, we commemorate the signing of our Declaration of Independence and honor the rich history of…     Read More...


Independence Day guide

Fort Leonard Wood’s Independence Day Celebration opens at 3 p.m. Saturday at Gammon Field. Readers can use this activity map and schedule from Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation:


Air Force wins soccer championship

Story and photos by Matt Decker
Leisure/Sports editor

The Commander’s Cup Soccer Tournament Championship was the toughest game of the 2015 season for the Air Force Detachment 1, 366th Training Squadron, but two goals by Tyler Dirksen early in the second half lifted the team to a 2-1 victory over the 92nd Military Police Battalion.