JUNE 11, 2010



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PHOTO: Todd Seitz (left), the director of Fort McCoy Family and MWR, Col. David E. Chesser, Fort McCoy garrison commander, and Command Sgt. Maj. William T. Bissonette Jr., garrison command sergeant major, sign the Family and MWR Employee and Customer Covenant. Command Sgt. Maj. Jeffrey Uhlig of the Fort McCoy U.S. Army Garrison, is at the podium. Photo by Jobi Spolum
Family & MWR Employee, Customer Covenant signed

The signing of the Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation Employee and Customer Covenant at Fort McCoy May 25 marked a commitment to increase employee morale and customer satisfaction.
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PHOTO: Airman Isaac Ruz fires an M-4 rifle during a base defense live-fire operation on Fort McCoy’s Range 17. Photo by Tom Michele

Airmen trained to support mobilization mission

Not just Soldiers go through training at Fort McCoy to prepare to deploy in support of Operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom.
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PHOTO: Members of the 1st, 107th Airfield Operations Battalion, train on establishing tactical airfield operations at Fort McCoy. Photo by Rob Schuette
unit trains to support emergency Airport ops

If the Sparta-Fort McCoy Airport found its operations interrupted by extreme weather or other circumstances, an airfield operations unit, such as the 1st, 107th Airfield Operations Battalion, might provide emergency support.
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PHOTO: Andrew Tipton (left) helps a Soldier use  the vehicle simulator during the Save a Life Tour at Fort McCoy. Photo by Rob Schuette
event warns about dangers of impaired driving
Military and civilian members of the Fort McCoy community learned the impact impaired or drunk driving can have on their careers and their lives during a June 2 Save a Life Tour event at the installation.
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PHOTO: A Fort McCoy batter swings at a pitch during the Fort McCoy-Sparta softball game at Constitution Park. Photo by Rob Schuette
McCoy, Sparta ballgame promotes partnership

Two big innings along with stellar defensive plays led the Fort McCoy team to a hard-fought 7-4 victory in a June 6, 16-inch, no-gloves-allowed softball game against a Sparta contingent.
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