Wednesday Nov 27
An $88,000 Piano for an Army Chapel? What Military Cutbacks?
Sebastian Sprenger at Inside Defense reports that the Department of Defense has just spent $88,000 for a Steinway piano for a chapel at Fort Riley, Kansas, writing: "That's some church piano.
Fort Riley battles blaze Sunday for more than nine hours
Firefighters on Sunday spent more than nine hours battling a natural vegetation fire in training areas on Fort Riley, according to a news release from the military base.
K-18 Officially Dedicated
Local and State Officials from Riley and Geary counties, Manhattan, Ogden, Junction City, Fort Riley and K-state joined KDOT Friday morning at Westview Community Church in Manhattan, to officially dedicate the three-year, 135 million dollar construction project.
South Tama Veterans Day program and a poem - "Tears"
The year is 2006, the place is Fort Riley, Kansas. After having served a tour in Iraq, a tour in Afghanistan, and a tour in Saudi Arabia, my son-in-law has just received orders to return to Afghanistan.
KELO-TV Sioux Falls
Appreciating The Value Of Military Service
It is a moment that has spread on the Internet and warmed hearts here in KELOLAND: Specialist Jordan Parr-Hess, an Army drone operator deployed to Afghanistan, stunning his sister and delighting the crowd by sneaking up behind her on stage Monday as she read her tribute.