JUNE 10, 2011



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PHOTOS: Casing of the ARRTC Colors during the June 3, ceremony at Fort McCoy. Photo by Herb Dowell
ARRTC cases colors at McCoy, moves to Knox

To conclude its 35 years as a tenant activity at Fort McCoy, Wis., the Army Reserve Readiness Training Center held a flag-casing ceremony June 3. It was the last official act of the organization’s rich history and proud service at the installation.
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PHOTO: Todd Forrest of the Installation Materiel Maintenance Activity works on component rebuilding. Photo by Rob Schuette

IMMA wins Army-level award for maintenance excellence

For the second consecutive year, the Installation Materiel Maintenance Activity (at Fort McCoy has won a top award in the Department of the Army Award for Maintenance Excellence competition.
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PHOTO: Attendees at the May 25 Memorial Day Prayer Luncheon pause for a moment of silence to honor fallen comrades. Photo by Allan Harding
Memorial Day Prayer Luncheon salutes veterans

Soldiers and veterans — past, present and future heroes — were honored at a Memorial Day Prayer Luncheon May 25 at Fort McCoy. The event was hosted by Colonel David Chesser, garrison commander, and Chaplain (Col.) Kenneth Lawson, garrison chaplain.

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PHOTO: Soldiers conduct an Army Physical Fitness Test run at the one-half mile training track. Photo by Rob Schuette
Marked routes available for Fort McCoy runners

Runners at Fort McCoy have several choices to run one- to five-mile marked routes at the installation.

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PHOTO: A batter from the Fort McCoy team connects with the ball. Photo by Tom Michele
softball competition fosters good will
Eight singles in the sixth inning led to seven runs scored by the Fort McCoy softball team in a 14-10 victory May 22 against the Angelini’s Pizzeria and Ristorante team of Sparta.

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