Archive for December, 2013

3D Prevention Month raises awareness of drunk driving

3D Prevention Month raises awareness of drunk driving

By RaShonda Labrador USAG Stuttgart Army
Substance Abuse Program

This time of year is filled with many celebrations, visits from loved ones and reflections of the year’s most precious memories. However, quite often our holiday spirit is shattered by the recklessness of a drunk driver.

December 24, 2013 ×
Beat the holiday blues

Beat the holiday blues

By Jessica Rawlings
U.S. Army Public Health Command

It’s that time of year again: Festive music fills the air, fireplaces crackle and holiday cheer abounds. It’s the most wonderful time of the year, right?

December 23, 2013 ×
Safety Corner: Tips for driving in fog

Safety Corner: Tips for driving in fog

Safety driving in foggy conditions.

December 20, 2013 ×
Top 10 cold weather safety tips

Top 10 cold weather safety tips

COLD SAFETY TIPS courtesy American Red Cross 1. Wear layers of lightweight clothing to stay warm. Gloves and a hat will help prevent losing your body heat. 2. Bring pets indoors. If they can’t come inside, make sure they have enough shelter to keep them warm and that they can…

December 16, 2013 ×
General’s 1981 kidnapping a lesson in being vigilant for signs of terrorist threat

General’s 1981 kidnapping a lesson in being vigilant for signs of terrorist threat

By Sgt. Daniel Cole

U.S. Army Europe Public Affairs Office

Terrorist tactics may have changed over the years, but U.S. Army Europe force protection experts say one thing will always stay the same — remaining vigilant for the signs of terrorist activity can help stop the bad guys in their tracks.

December 16, 2013 ×
Globetrotters delight fans

Globetrotters delight fans

By USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs Office

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters delighted a full house of fans Dec. 6 in the Patch Fitness Center, thanks to Navy Entertainment and Armed Forces Entertainment. The Globetrotters conclude their 12th tour of U.S. military bases in the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Greece and Spain.

December 12, 2013 ×
State Department offers tips to make holiday travels safe

State Department offers tips to make holiday travels safe

The holidays are a good time to explore Europe. The odds are you will have a safe trip. Travelers can, however, become victims of crime and violence, or experience unexpected difficulties.

December 12, 2013 ×
Retirees, family members must enable  AKO forwarding by Dec. 31

Retirees, family members must enable AKO forwarding by Dec. 31

Retirees and family members should activate the forwarding function in their Army Knowledge Online account profile before Dec. 31, 2013, when their email will no longer be accessible.

December 12, 2013 ×
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Clean out your closets and make room for your new christmas presents!

December 12, 2013 ×
Navy beats Army 15-13 in showdown

Navy beats Army 15-13 in showdown

In preparation for the Dec. 15 Army-Navy football game, one of college football’s most celebrated rivalries, Soldiers took on Sailors and Marines in Stuttgart’s first official Army-Navy flag football game Dec. 7 on Husky Field. [Photo left] De’tavius Ross can’t stop Brandon Thornhill, who catches a pass that leads to…

December 12, 2013 ×
Beat the holiday blues

Beat the holiday blues

It’s that time of year again: Festive music fills the air, fireplaces crackle and holiday cheer abounds. It’s the most wonderful time of the year, right?

December 12, 2013 ×
3D Prevention Month raises awareness of drunk driving

3D Prevention Month raises awareness of drunk driving

This time of year is filled with many celebrations, visits from loved ones and reflections of the year’s most precious memories. However, quite often our holiday spirit is shattered by the recklessness of a drunk driver.

December 12, 2013 ×

Tips for driving in fog

• As you enter fog, check your mirrors and slow down. If visibility is 50 meters and below, speed must be reduced to 50 km per hour or slower, depending on the density of the fog. This also applies on the Autobahn. • Use your windscreen wipers and de-misters. •…

December 12, 2013 ×

Go ‘green’ this holiday season with eco-friendly tips

This year’s festivities don’t have to negatively impact our environment. Here are some easy tips to “green” the holiday season.

December 12, 2013 ×
General’s 1981 kidnapping a lesson in being vigilant for signs of terrorist threat

General’s 1981 kidnapping a lesson in being vigilant for signs of terrorist threat

By Sgt. Daniel Cole U.S. Army Europe Public Affairs Office Terrorist tactics may have changed over the years, but U.S. Army Europe force protection experts say one thing will always stay the same — remaining vigilant for the signs of terrorist activity can help stop the bad guys in their…

December 12, 2013 ×