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U.S. Army Major General Leslie Smith, commanding general at Ft. Leonard Wood, Missouri

Ft. Leonard Wood Commander Says Recruiting Remains Competitive

Major General Leslie Smith tells KMOX the military should not be viewed as a “last resort” for job seekers between the ages of 17 and 24.

09/22/2014

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Fort Leonard Wood Bracing for Loss of Military, Civilian Positions

Facing the possibility of losing more than 5,400 military and civilian positions, officials at and around Missouri’s Fort Leonard Wood are going on the offensive.

09/15/2014

A soldier salutes the flag. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Nebraska Man Killed During 3rd Tour In Afghanistan

A 30-year-old Army staff sergeant from Nebraska man is being remembered as a devoted family man after his death in Afghanistan.

07/27/2014

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Sergeant Accused of Sexual Assault in Missouri, Afghanistan

Prosecutors say Staff Sgt. Angel Sanchez threatened his victims, telling at least one that she would be kicked out of the Army if she didn’t go along.

05/29/2014

BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 04: A helmet of the Texas Longhorns lies on the field as the team warms up prior to facing the Colorado Buffaloes at Folsom Field on October 4, 2008 in Boulder, Colorado. Texas defeated Colorado 38-14. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Texas And Army Coaching Searches On Different Levels With Same Goal, Restore Pride

Army will never be a dominant force in college football the way Texas can be, but both programs have a special place in college football’s history. Seeing them each reach their expectations is capable if the right coach is brought in.

12/18/2013

St. Louis Board of Aldermen

Board of Aldermen Considering Veteran Hiring Bill

The bill calls for a point system that would be added to a veteran’s civil service examination score with disabled veterans receiving a higher score.

11/08/2013

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Soldier’s Family Seeks Answers After Ft. Leonard Wood Death

Gregory Coble last spoke to his son Steven on September 8, two days before the 25-year-old’s body was found unresponsive in his bed in his officer quarters.

09/25/2013

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Scott AFB Would Play Role in Proposed Syrian Strike

Those stationed at Scott would help coordinate refueling efforts for ships stationed in the Mediterranean as well as air forces in Turkey and Jordan.

09/04/2013

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Soldier Convicted of Murder for Fort Hood Rampage

Military jurors found the Army psychiatrist guilty on Friday for the attack that killed 13 people and injured more than 30 others at the Texas military base.

08/23/2013

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Overnight America: July 4th, 2013 – Brian Flemming, Cheffy Baby,

Combat wounded Veteran Brian Flemming wrote the book “Redeployed” and took some time out of his busy 4th of July celebrations to talk with us about his decision to give up the dream of being […]

07/04/2013

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