Fort McCoy News August 28, 2015


CSTX TRAINING IMPROVES
MISSION READINESS

"Go, go, go," the firefighters yell as they rush through the smoky building. They race from room to room looking for people to evacuate. These firefighters are Army Reserve Soldiers participating in the 84th Training Command's third Combat Support Training Exercise of the year. (Story, photos.)


McCOY FACILITIES, STAFF FOCUS
ON SUPPORT EXCELLENCE

August has been a busy month at Fort McCoy with the 86th Training Division's Combat Support Training Exercise, the Diamond Saber and Red Dragon exercises, plus regularly scheduled training events taking place. (Story, photos.)


COMMUNITY LIAISON SPECIALIST
RECEIVES RECREATION AWARD

Community Liaison Specialist Richard Jackson of the Directorate of Emergency Services Police Department was presented with the Army Morale, Welfare and Recreation Friend of Recreation award Aug. 12. (Story, photo.)


3 DOORS DOWN, GUEST BANDS
ROCK CONSTITUTION PARK

Heat and humidity didn't deter the 4,700 people who attended the 2015 Army Concert Aug. 15 at Fort McCoy's Constitution Park. (Story, photos.)


FORT McCOY YOUTH ATTEND
ARMY LEADERSHIP FORUM IN TEXAS

Three Fort McCoy teenagers attended the annual Youth Leadership Forum July 13-18 in San Antonio. The forum is a chance for Army teens to gather and discuss issues important to them. (Story, photo.)