Missouri officials breathed a sigh of relief in June when the Army announced that instead of losing up to 5,000 personnel, Fort Leonard Wood was losing 774.
David Lawrence Helm is in military court with desertion, on top of accusations of sexual assault of a minor.
The federal Department of Veterans Affairs’ inspector general is investigating reports that a southern Missouri patio and staircase is made out of military gravestones.
An Arizona-based health care services company for the military plans to open a service center in Kansas City and hire 500 employees.
An event in St. Louis on Saturday promises more than 50 job service agencies looking to help military veterans find employment.
Department of Defense and the Veterans Association of St. Louis organized the event on July 18 at the Chaifetz Arena.
Although Fort Leonard Wood will lose about 15 percent of its active-duty troops in the next two years, the Army reductions announced Thursday could have been much worse.
Pizzas4Patriots arranged for 5,000 to be sent to Afghanistan & 1,000 to Kuwait
The Belleville Boot Company employs 750 people nationwide and has manufactured military boots since World War 1.
A lost Purple Heart medal was returned to the family of World War II veteran, William T. Brewer.