Archive for May, 2017

Motorcycle Safety Awareness

Motorcycle Safety Awareness

It is riding season for many in Stuttgart. Be safe!

May 31, 2017 ×
Stuttgart’s Wilhelma: More than just a zoo

Stuttgart’s Wilhelma: More than just a zoo

Stuttgart’s Wilhelma zoo and botanical garden, in Bad Cannstatt features more than 1,000 animal species and 6,000 plants.

May 31, 2017 ×
SES kindergartners parade Kindy 500 creations

SES kindergartners parade Kindy 500 creations

Stuttgart Elementary School (SES) was filled with a variety of tanks, rockets, spaceships, battleships, buses, and many cars all made from cardboard boxes and driven in a parade by kindergarteners during their annual Kindy 500 event, May 17.

May 30, 2017 ×
Author Michael Shoulders visits students at Robonson Barracks Elementary School, May 24, 2017. Photo by Dorothy Armstrong

Award winning author visits RBES

Shoulders is an award-winning author who has published over 15 children’s books.

May 30, 2017 ×
LTG James C. McConville, Deputy Chief of Staff, G-1 host the 2017 Army Communities of  Excellence Awards at the Pentagon Hall of Heroes in Washington D.C., April 5, 2017   (U.S. Army photo by Darrell Hudson)

Stuttgart awarded Army’s top community at Pentagon

This was the first time Stuttgart placed in the ACOE competition, and took home gold.

May 30, 2017 ×
Why we’re the Army’s Gold Community of Excellence

Why we’re the Army’s Gold Community of Excellence

Notable programs USAG Stuttgart gained recognition for by the DOD explained.

May 30, 2017 ×
Take advantage of these in-processing and off-duty resources

Take advantage of these in-processing and off-duty resources

The following are pre-arrival resources and additional off-duty services to better support all service members in Stuttgart.

May 30, 2017 ×
Learn how to separate trash, recycle and go green.

Welcome to Stuttgart: Recycling and eco-labels in Germany

How to sort trash, recycle and go green with environmentally friendly products in Germany.

May 30, 2017 ×
Joe Holder, chaplain, VFW Post 10810, speaks during the ceremony at the Royal Nautical Club, Barcelona, Jan. 17, 2017. At right, Kerry Dauphinee, who was on the "Mike" boat just before the accident, bows his head in remembrance. Photo by the Navy League, Barcelona.

Remembrance held for shipmates 40 years after tragedy

On a chilly winter night, the future lives of two young Sailors, separated half a world away and then unknown to each other, became intertwined when tragedy struck in a Spanish port, Jan. 17, 1977.

May 26, 2017 ×
Annika Rivera sails over the bar during to the women’s high jump event. Rivera took first place in the event with a jump of 5’1” - Photo by Larry Reilly

SHS women take first place, men fourth during nine-team Invitational track and field meet

The Stuttgart High School’s Track and Field team played host to nine track and field teams from across Germany during the final regular season meet of the year May 20.

May 25, 2017 ×
RBES students learn about local Jewish history and two Stopersteine as part of World War II studies.

RBES students learn about WWII Jewish history

Robinson Barracks Elementary School 5th-grade classes visited Esslingen, May 18, to learn about Jewish life in the town during WWII.

May 25, 2017 ×
Summer fun in Stuttgart: Pools and adventure outdoors

Summer fun in Stuttgart: Pools and adventure outdoors

Enjoy the outdoors in Stuttgart this summer.

May 25, 2017 ×
The garrison housing office is located in Bldg. 2913, Panzer Kaserne. Photo by USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Welcome to Stuttgart: In-processing made easy at the Stuttgart CPF

Everyone, military and civilian, who are assigned, attached or otherwise performing duty in Stuttgart, will report to the CPF for initial in-processing.

May 24, 2017 ×
DoDEA schools 70 year history, locations in Stuttgart

DoDEA schools 70 year history, locations in Stuttgart

DoDEA operates 168 schools in eight districts across 11 countries, seven U.S. states and two U.S. territories for more than 73,000 students.

May 24, 2017 ×
Students from Pirminius School in Pirmasens, Germany, walk a lap during the opening ceremony of the Spring Kaiserslautern Military Community Special Olympics May 19 on Ramstein. More than 70 students competed in several events, separated by their age groups and physical ability.

SHS brings home trophy from KMC Special Olympics

Stuttgart High School was the winner at the Special Olympics games May 19 in Ramstein.

May 22, 2017 ×