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‘Honk!’ production delivers laughs, food for thought

‘Honk!’ production delivers laughs, food for thought

Who knew life on the farm could be so complicated — or funny?

January 14, 2010 ×
Retracing Dad’s steps in the Bulge: As Veterans Day approaches, a USAG Stuttgart employee rediscovers father’s part in WWII

Retracing Dad’s steps in the Bulge: As Veterans Day approaches, a USAG Stuttgart employee rediscovers father’s part in WWII

My father was my hero growing up. He did all the things a son could
admire in a father. He left a secure position as an FBI Special Agent
to join the United States Army during World War II because he loved his
country.

October 30, 2009 ×
Children stand around a Martin's fire with hand-crafted lanterns during last year's "Martinstag," or Saint Martin's Day, celebration in Kaiserslautern. Martinstag is celebrated in Germany Nov. 11 to honor Saint Martin, the patron saint of charity.

Singing, lantern parades mark St. Martin’s Day in Germany

It may be dark and cold in Germany on the night of Nov. 11, but this is not why passersby will see children walking with a lantern.

October 30, 2009 ×
Sesame Street shows military children they’re not alone

Sesame Street shows military children they’re not alone

It’s not every day that Elmo, Cookie Monster and their friends visit the Stuttgart military community.

October 15, 2009 ×
The long, dark tunnel: service members and deployment

The long, dark tunnel: service members and deployment

Editor’s Note: This is the final installment in a three-part series addressing the emotional affects deployment has on families in the military. If deployment is a tunnel, deployed service members are the train. Like a car on a track, they focus on their mission at hand to get through the…

October 15, 2009 ×
After 40 years of service, Patch choir director isn’t ready to slow down

After 40 years of service, Patch choir director isn’t ready to slow down

For Thomas Carter, producing good music is a matter of personal pride.

October 15, 2009 ×

Keep your community safe with force protection guidelines

Many people don’t think twice about the force protection measures in
place on a military installation, such as fencing, barriers, gate
guards and Miltary Police.

October 1, 2009 ×
New after-school program teaches kids grown-up skills

New after-school program teaches kids grown-up skills

Learning to maintain a vehicle or trying Latin dance are usually activities reserved for adults.

October 1, 2009 ×
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Ask a JAG: My friend stole/broke my stuff, what do I do?

A compensable Article 139 claim requires that the person “willfully damaged” or “wrongfully took” property that belonged to you.

September 17, 2009 ×
Suicide Prevention: Commit to improve physical, spiritual, behavioral health

Suicide Prevention: Commit to improve physical, spiritual, behavioral health

Healthy living addresses high risk behaviors, which often mask underlying challenges in a person’s life.

September 17, 2009 ×
Stuttgart Girl Scouts offers ‘world’ of opportunity for all ages

Stuttgart Girl Scouts offers ‘world’ of opportunity for all ages

It takes more than selling cookies to be a Girl Scout.

September 3, 2009 ×
Pilgrims explore Black Forest along Way of St. James

Pilgrims explore Black Forest along Way of St. James

For hundreds of years, curious pilgrims have trekked across Europe to
visit the Spanish town of Santiago de Compostela, which, according to
legend, holds relics belonging to Jesus’ apostle, St. James the
Elder. 

September 3, 2009 ×