Archive for August, 2013

Know proper procedures for urgent, emergency care

Know proper procedures for urgent, emergency care

Sometimes it may be difficult to know when to seek emergency care services or urgent care services.

August 6, 2013 ×
Distracted driving is deadly

Distracted driving is deadly

Motor vehicle accidents involving a distracted driver kill thousands of people each year on roadways.

August 3, 2013 ×
Ask a JAG: Assets after death, needing a will

Ask a JAG: Assets after death, needing a will

Not everyone has a will upon their death, and that’s perfectly fine.

August 3, 2013 ×
Night noise affects well-being

Night noise affects well-being

Environmental noise can have negative effects on human health and well-being.

August 3, 2013 ×

Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits transfer policy to take effect Aug. 1

By C. Todd Lopez
Army News Service

Beginning Aug. 1, every Soldier who elects to transfer his or her Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits to a family member will incur an additional four years in the Army, without regard to their time in service.

August 3, 2013 ×

IMCOM commander visits Stuttgart

Story & photo by Susan Grady
USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Lt. Gen. Michael Ferriter, commander of the U.S. Army Installation Management Command and the Assistant Chief of Staff for Installation Management, visited U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart June 26 during a five-day tour of Army installations in Germany.

August 2, 2013 ×

DOD to expand benefits to all military spouses

By American Forces Press Service

Defense Department officials will move forward in making benefits available to all military spouses, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said in a statement issued after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act June 26.

August 2, 2013 ×