Fort McCoy News June 14, 2013


COMMUNITY MEMBER WINS U.S. DOODLE4GOOGLE COMPETITION

An artistic entry based on a happy reunion with her deployed father has earned a Sparta High School senior, whose father served at Fort McCoy, first place in the 2013 U.S. Doodle4Google contest. (Story, photos.)

PHOTO for Doodle4Google


HOUSING TOWN HALL REVIEWS PRESENT, FUTURE PLANS

South Post military Family members attending a town hall/open house meeting at Fort McCoy May 22 learned residency in the area is set to double with the approval of a fiscal year 2014 housing project. (Story, photo, related story.)

PHOTO housing open house


MEMORIAL DAY PRAYER LUNCHEON REFLECTS ON SERVICE

Selfless service was the focus for guest speaker retired Chaplain (Brig. Gen.) Douglas E. Lee at a Memorial Day Prayer Luncheon at McCoy's Community Club, May 23.
(Story, photo, related photos.)

PHOTO Memorial Day speaker


PACKERS PLAYERS' STORIES MOTIVATE CHALLENGE ACADEMY CADETS

Obstacles don't have to keep people from reaching their goals, present and past members of the Green Bay Packers football team told an audience of Challenge Academy cadets at Fort McCoy. (Story, photos.)

PHOTO Packers visit


ARMY SOLDIER SHOW TO PERFORM
AT FORT MCCOY JULY 11

The stage is set for 22 Soldiers from across the country to entertain Fort McCoy with a 75-minute song and dance production, themed "Ready and Resilient." (Story, photo.)