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Health care covenant

Health care covenant

Brig. Gen. Nadja Y. West, commanding general of the Europe Regional Medical Command and U.S. Army Europe Command Surgeon, and Command Sgt. Maj. Robert Luciano sign the Army Medicine Health Care Covenant Nov. 4 in Heidelberg. The health care covenant is a pledge to provide quality care to Solders, families…

November 18, 2010 ×
November dedicated to warriors in transition, families

November dedicated to warriors in transition, families

November is Warrior Care Month. This year’s Warrior Care Month theme is
“Army Strong — Family Strong: Caring for Wounded, Ill and Injured
Soldiers by Supporting their Families and Caregivers.”

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Winterfest on Patch Barracks

This year’s Winterfest activities, hosted by U.S. Army Garrison
Stuttgart Directorate for Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation,
will take place Dec. 3 from 4-9 p.m. next to Husky Field, across from
the Patch Shoppette.

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USAG Stuttgart honors veterans Nov. 11

USAG Stuttgart honors veterans Nov. 11

November 18, 2010 ×

PHS debate team battles international competition

Patch High’s debate team recently combated eight different teams from
seven different countries in EurOpen 2010, an international debating
competition held Nov. 7-12 in Stuttgart.

November 18, 2010 ×
BEMS Pumpkin Drop ‘smashing’ success

BEMS Pumpkin Drop ‘smashing’ success

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Astronauts celebrate 25th anniversary of historic launch

Astronauts celebrate 25th anniversary of historic launch

Six American and German astronauts from the 1985 West Germany controlled
STS-61-A Deutschland 1 Spacelab mission met with service members and
their families at the Patch Barracks Community Club Oct 29.

November 18, 2010 ×
HOMECOMING 2010

HOMECOMING 2010

Spirits were high during Patch High School’s homecoming week,
especially after a series of sports victories on Homecoming Day Oct.
16.

November 4, 2010 ×
Volunteering: Community members strive to help German neighbors on ‘Make a Difference Day’

Volunteering: Community members strive to help German neighbors on ‘Make a Difference Day’

More than 400 volunteers from U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart swarmed to
local communities on Oct. 22-23 for “Make a Difference Day, ” the
annual  “day of doing good” by helping others. In Stuttgart, the theme
was “make a difference in your community — your German community.”

November 4, 2010 ×
Parents can help combat childhood obesity

Parents can help combat childhood obesity

The last two decades have shown a rise in childhood obesity, including
children in Army families. As obesity numbers in children continue to
climb, so do conditions associated with obesity, for example, Type 2
diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea and high cholesterol.

November 3, 2010 ×

National Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Military launches domestic violence awareness campaign

The Defense Department is observing National Domestic Violence
Awareness Month in October by reminding the military community about
resources and programs to help in preventing or stopping domestic
violence.

October 21, 2010 ×
Stuttgart BOSS program open to all service branches

Stuttgart BOSS program open to all service branches

The Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers program in U.S. Army
Garrison Stuttgart plays a vital role in providing quality of life,
recreation and leisure activities to service members that are single
and unaccompanied. But it isn’t just for Army Soldiers.

October 21, 2010 ×