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Fort Leavenworth to hold exercise on chemical spill response

FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kansas (AP) – Fort Leavenworth is holding a disaster response exercise April 14.

The Army post announced Thursday that it will conduct a full-scale training exercise for soldiers stationed there simulating a response to a train derailment. 94 more words


Danny Dever By Rudyard Kipling

On awaking this morning Kipling’s poem, Danny Dever kept for some unaccountable reason replaying itself in my head. Ever since coming across Danny Dever in the school library as a child in Liverpool I have always entertained a liking for it. 476 more words

Dream with me...

Over the past few years I have had the opportunity to network with, learn from and engage with some incredible female leaders.  From small groups, to coaching groups, co-workers and to conferences.   288 more words

Life Moments

How do you know you're healthy?

I’ve been in the army for nearly 8 months now. The last two have had me training to be a paramedic. Not a fainthearted dirtbag anymore, but a soon to be savior of lives. 594 more words


A Soldier Woman Played Her Part And Won Her Hardest Battle Now She Fights With Dignity To Support The Rights Of Others

Hey everyone. There are times, unexpected times, when you read a story in a newspaper or journal which for some reason gives you the feel good factor. 894 more words

Two Months into Military & Marriage

“By the time I switched to the Reserves, I had been married for five years and had only spent 3 months living with my wife.” 772 more words

Dating & Marriage

Memorable talk on Operation Zest on Tristan da Cunha

At our lunch meeting at Camberley & District Probus Club this week we hosted a memorable after-lunch talk. Our speaker was Mike Forster whose gave us a riveting talk on Operation Zest – to rebuild the… 252 more words