'Q in the Lou' Barbecue Event Launches This FallBarbecue event at Soldiers Memorial will run September 25 through 27.
Traveling Vietnam Wall on Display in St. LouisThe Traveling Vietnam Wall will be on display through 3 p.m. Sunday at Eternal Flame Park on Chestnut between 14th and 15th streets.
97 Years Later, Jewish and Black WWI Vet to Receive Medal of HonorNearly a century after Sgt. William Shemin pulled wounded comrades to safety on a World War I battlefield, his heroism has finally earned him the nation's highest service medal.
Sen. Schmitt: Committee Not Satisfied with Nixon's National Guard Explanation"It raised more questions than answers," he says.
Nixon Addresses Reasoning for Not Deploying National Guard in FergusonMissouri Gov. Jay Nixon cited the shooting of four Kent State University student protestors 45 years ago by Ohio National Guard troops as a reason he did not make greater use of Missouri's National Guard in Ferguson.
Illinois Guard Units Set to Deploy to Afghanistan Discuss SyriaA small contingent of Illinois National Guard soldiers from across the state was given an official send-off at the Bloomington armory for a mission to Afghanistan.
Warrior Transition Unit Opens at Fort Leonard WoodThe Warrior Transition Unit at Fort Leonard Wood is one of 29 in the U.S. and Europe.
Sunday's Pedal The Cause To Raise $2 Million For Cancer ResearchLocal doctor bikes the event, then uses proceeds to study possible cures.
FLW to Welcome Home Unit from AfghanistanFort officials say a ceremony will be held tonight for the 463rd Military Police Company returning home.
Rare Civil War Weapons On Display In SpringfieldA rare collection of rifles and revolvers used by soldiers on both sides of the Civil War is on display.
UPDATE: 1 Dead, 6 Injured in 2 Incidents at Fort Leonard WoodIn one instance a civilian died and three soldiers shocked while working with a tactical antenna system.
Names Of Fallen Servicemen Read All NightA 12 hour reading of the names of those who lost their lives in service began at 9:11 Friday night.